Unliquidated damages


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(Law) penalties or damages not ascertained in money.
- Burrill.

See also: Unliquidated

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Among the important issues that occur in relation to many contractual disputes is the determination of the proper currency for an award of general or unliquidated damages where this has not been expressly provided for in the contract.
"He received word from his employer in Germany that he has to report for work by Monday next week, November 3, 2014 or risk losing his job and paying unliquidated damages for failing to perform certain provisions in his employment contract," Sueselbeck, through counsel Harry Roque, said in the motion.
The said letter was impugned by the appellant before the Insurance Tribunal along with the claim for the unliquidated damages. The same has been dismissed vide order dated 9-1-2007.
Unliquidated damages by contrast are the damages the employer can claim where the loss has not been pre-determined between it and the contractor, where delay damages do not apply.