1. Remedies available for a breach of contract. See compensatory damages; consequential damages; liquidated damages; punitive damages. 
expectation damages – compensation awarded for the loss of what a person reasonably anticipated from a transaction that was not completed. — aka expectancy damages; lost-expectation damages; damages for lost expectations.
foreseeable damages – damages a breaching party knew or should have known when the contract was made would likely result from a breach.
liquidated damages – an amount contractually stipulated as a reasonable estimation of actual damages to be recovered by one party if the other party breaches. — aka stipulated damages; estimated damages.
reliance damages – damages awarded for losses incurred by the plaintiff in reliance on the contract, to restore the plaintiff to the economic condition the plaintiff enjoyed before the contract was formed; violation of trust or confidence that was depended on, acitonable as fraud, deceit, and/or a granting of promissory estoppel.
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: Ballantine’s Law Dictionary with Pronunciations
Third Edition by James A. Ballantine (James Arthur 1871-1949). Edited by William S. Anderson. © 1969 by THE LAWYER’S CO-OPERATIVE PUBLISHING COMPANY. Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 68-30931
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