Attorney Fees

Attorney Fees

Pennsylvania county mails capital defense lawyer’s checks to another person with same name

Trials & Litigation

Indian tribe, lawyer ordered to pay more than $1 million in sanctions for frivolous claim

Copyright Law

Beastie Boys seek $2.4M from Monster Energy to cover legal fees in copyright case

Legal Ethics

Lawyer’s personal assets, bank accounts at risk as opponents seek to collect $1M sanction

Criminal Justice

$5.4M in legal fees awarded by judge to inmates’ attorneys in jail-brutality case

Attorney Fees

Billable hour rates rise, but who’s paying full price?

Tort Law

Did damage caps discourage suits that could have spotlighted GM ignition defect?

Legal Ethics

Lawyer sued ex-client for fees, then served himself on ex-client’s behalf, ethics officials say

Attorney Fees

Vaccine court is profitable for some lawyers, who get paid win or lose

Attorney Fees

‘A flourishing industry’ pairs plaintiffs lawyers with state AGs in contingency suits

Constitutional Law

En banc 1st Circuit ruling nixes state-funded sex-change surgery for prison inmate

Business of Law

New crowdfunding site helps individuals raise money for legal fees

Trials & Litigation

Judge nixes fees for bankruptcy lawyer, citing ‘passive-aggressive’ response to required forms

Attorney Fees

BigLaw bankruptcy lawyer billed Detroit $34K for travel to and from his vacation home

Law Firms

Venable sues ex-client over $300K bill, claiming fraudulent inducement

Law Scribbler

Creator of the DuPont model makes an inside move

Attorney Fees

Posner: ‘Outlandish’ attorney fees in glucosamine settlement were part of a ‘selfish deal’

Tax Law

Tax attorney will accept Bitcoin payments, but won’t take digital currency on retainer

Copyright Law

Federal judge says lawyer must pay $87K for filing ‘objectively baseless’ suit over Web news posts

Trials & Litigation

Federal suit over coffee machine bought at Starbucks settles for $250, but lawyer could get $175K