After [this verdict form has/all verdict forms have] been signed, notify
the [clerk/bailiff/court attendant] that you are ready to present your
verdict in the courtroom.
New September 2003; Revised April 2007, December 2009, December 2010,
December 2014, December 2016
Directions for Use
This verdict form is based on CACI No. 422, Providing Alcoholic Beverages to
Obviously Intoxicated Minors.
The special verdict forms in this section are intended only as models. They may
need to be modiﬁed depending on the facts of the case.
Omit question 1 if the defendant is a person such as a social host who, though not
required to be licensed, sells alcohol to an obviously intoxicated minor. (See
Ennabe v. Manosa (2014) 58 Cal.4th 697, 711 [168 Cal.Rptr.3d 440, 319 P.3d
If speciﬁcity is not required, users do not have to itemize all the damages listed in
question 7. The breakdown is optional depending on the circumstances.
If there are multiple causes of action, users may wish to combine the individual
forms into one form. If different damages are recoverable on different causes of
action, replace the damages tables in all of the verdict forms with CACI No. VF-
3920, Damages on Multiple Legal Theories.
If the comparative fault of the plaintiff is an issue, this form should be modiﬁed.
See CACI No. VF-401, Negligence—Single Defendant—Plaintiff’s Negligence at
Issue—Fault of Others Not at Issue, for a model form involving the issue of
If the jury is being given the discretion under Civil Code section 3288 to award
prejudgment interest (see Bullis v. Security Pac. Nat’l Bank (1978) 21 Cal.3d 801,
814 [148 Cal.Rptr. 22, 582 P.2d 109]), give CACI No. 3935, Prejudgment Interest.
This verdict form may need to be augmented for the jury to make any factual
ﬁndings that are required in order to calculate the amount of prejudgment interest.