Attorney Fees

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

Trials & Litigation

Top NY court says widow’s estate must pay lawyers $44M for less than five months’ work

Immigration Law

Federal government announces $9M in funding for unaccompanied minors’ counsel

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How profitable are alternative fee arrangements, in practice?

Law By the Numb#rs

Consider the Alternatives: How profitable are alternative fee arrangements?

Trials & Litigation

Law firm seeks to join line of judgment creditors against ex-attorney Stan Chesley

Legal Ethics

11th Circuit cites Bible, labels lawyer’s action a ‘textbook example of bad faith’

Attorney Fees

Los Angeles to pay $725K to lawyers in homeless rights case

Trials & Litigation

Jones Day bill for Detroit bankruptcy has topped $26M

Attorney Fees

Suit targets billing by litigation support companies, names Jacoby & Meyers as a defendant

The New Normal

‘Satisfaction guaranteed’—it’s never caught on with lawyers

Trials & Litigation

Prominent law firm says it knew nothing of claimed sunken treasure fraud, wasn’t counsel of record

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who billed corporate client for his sanctions is reprimanded

Law By the Numb#rs

A lawyer’s value, hour by hour

Litigation Finance

Matchmaking website connects plaintiffs to litigation funding, but is that ethical?

Attorney Fees

Law firms that sued HP want to represent it as part of settlement; objecting lawyer says deal a joke

Trials & Litigation

Judge says BigLaw firm tried to ‘litigate plaintiff to death’