A recent Nebraska case, outlining the present law on remittitur, evokes a discussion of additur. Additur is the procedural opposite of remittitur. It has been rarely invoked in Nebraska, but the possibility of its use presents a question of general interest.
I. How is additur used?
II. Why additur?
III. Constitutional problems
James W. Hewitt,
Damages—Additur and Its Use in Nebraska,
34 Neb. L. Rev. 112
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