70.150 Trover; Damages; Property and Hire; Interest
This is a Georgia Jury Instructions form that can be used for Trover.
70.150 Trover; Damages; Property and Hire; Interest If the plaintiff elects to take a verdict for the value of the property and interest, the value of the property must be limited to the value proved on the date of the conversion with interest from that date to the time of the trial; however, in your discretion you may or may not allow the addition of such interest. If you allow interest, it should be added to your verdict. White v. Dalton, 55 Ga. App. 768 (1937) Drury v. Holmes, 145 Ga. 558 (1916) Fussell v. Heard, 119 Ga. 527, 528 (1904) National Bank of Georgia v. Refrigerated Transport Company Inc., 147 Ga. App. 240, 245 (1978) (Note: Interest may be a separate item and must be charged as a separate item if properly requested. See O.C.G.A. §9-11-49.)