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Attorneys" fees

Attorneys" fees

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Published by The Institute in Harrisburg, Pa .
Written in English

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  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Lawyers -- Fees -- Pennsylvania.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPennsylvania Bar Institute.
      SeriesPBI ;, no. 1989-514, PBI (Series) ;, no. 1989-514.
      ContributionsPennsylvania Bar Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFP77.5.F4 A88 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 48 leaves ;
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2223787M
      LC Control Number89062416
      OCLC/WorldCa20899399

      Recovering attorneys' fees can no longer be an afterthought for trial lawyers and their clients. Today, the ability to recover attorneys' fees may be the deciding factor in whether or not to file a lawsuit and almost always plays a critical role in the decision to settle or try a case. Nov 21,  · Specifically, attorneys’ fees are not recoverable as an item of damages in California with respect to a civil lawsuit unless authorized by (1) a statute or (2) a contract. (CCP §). Thus, in a traditional civil case without either of those two triggers, no recovery of attorney’s fees will occur. Mar 03,  · The aim of this article is to inform the reader and update practitioners about the misapplication of the law of the case doctrine that raises procedural and substantive due process concerns when appellate courts determine entitlement to appellate attorneys’ fees without the benefit of a trial court record. The article briefly reviews the law of the case doctrine. Jan 23,  · Tampa, FL, lawyer Brian Donovan has even written a book, The fees private attorneys have negotiated as part of the settlement process. In the VW diesel settlement, Author: Legal Newsline.


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