Definitions of final award
the money awarded by a court to a successful claimant following all appeals and reductions to any original award.
The plaintiffs in this case had asked the jury for $196 billion in punitive damages. The final award fell short of that, but it was still huge.
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The $1.6 million final award was far less than the plaintiff’s expenses.
Murray requested that the court vacate the final award.
Plaintiff sought a final award of damages against the defendant.
Confidentiality applies until the court makes a final award.
Additional Notes for final award
In some jurisdictions, such as the US, a judge may award an amount different to that awarded by a jury if it is found that no reasonable jury would have awarded that sum.