DOMMAGE SURVENU

DOMMAGE SURVENU

dommage survenu (daw-mazh suur-v[schwa]-noo). [French] Damage sustained. ? This is from article 17 of the Warsaw Convention providing for compensatory damages, rather than awards for loss of society or punitive damages, for bodily injury that a passenger suffers while onboard an aircraft, or while boarding or disembarking. [Cases: Carriers 307, 319. C.J.S. Aeronautics and Aerospace ¡ì¡ì 265, 267; Carriers ¡ì¡ì 573, 587.]
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Carl, Chinese legal translator, specializes in translating legal documents pertaining to complex business disputes.