benefit-of-the-bargain damages

benefit-of-the-bargain damages

Damages that a breaching party to a contract must pay to the aggrieved party, equal to the amounts that the aggrieved party would have received, including profits, if the contract had been fully performed.

¡ª Also termed loss-of-bargain damages. [Cases: Damages 117.]


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