Actions and Suits in Particular Cases

ORS 30.050
Apportionment among dependents after judgment

Except when all beneficiaries otherwise agree, if the action described in ORS 30.020 (Action for wrongful death) is brought, and a judgment for the plaintiff is given, and there is more than one beneficiary, the amount to be distributed to each beneficiary as recovery for loss described in ORS 30.020 (Action for wrongful death) (2)(d) shall be apportioned by the trial court to each beneficiary in accordance with the beneficiary’s loss. [Amended by 1973 c.718 §5]

Law Review Citations

10 WLJ 217, 229, 230 (1974)

§§ 30.010 to 30.100

Notes of Decisions

Parents of minor child may not recover compensation for loss of child's society and companionship when child is negligently injured. Beerbower v. State ex rel Oregon Health Sciences, 85 Or App 330, 736 P2d 596 (1987), Sup Ct review denied


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