The application of punitive damages in the United States is widely misunderstood by European jurists.
Ryan, Patrick S.
"Revisiting The United States Application Of Punitive Damages: Separating Myth From Reality,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 10
, Article 3.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol10/iss1/3