Cal. Civ. Code § 3333

Current through the 2023 Legislative Session.
Section 3333 - Breach of obligation not arising from contract

For the breach of an obligation not arising from contract, the measure of damages, except where otherwise expressly provided by this Code, is the amount which will compensate for all the detriment proximately caused thereby, whether it could have been anticipated or not.

Ca. Civ. Code § 3333

Enacted 1872.