The jury also plans to award additional punitive damages.
A woman has accused the Oscar-winning filmmaker of having sex with her over two days without her consent.
The film director was detained on Sunday for investigation over allegations that he sexually assaulted a woman in southern Italy.
The actress calls rape allegations against the director "very suspect."
Deborah Rennard said he is "not the type of man who would ever commit an act of violence" against a woman.
Last month, Haggis' former publicist accused the "Million Dollar Baby" screenwriter of raping her in 2013.
"You’re just a PR person at that point. Shame on you."
"Was it the best film of the year? I don’t think so."