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Laffey Matrix Attorney Fee Schedule

December 18, 2009

  The Laffey Matrix is a fee schedule used by some U.S. Courts, particularly in the Washington, DC area, for determining hourly rates for attorneys. CLICK HERE to view the fee schedule...

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Opinions of Attorney Fee Experts

November 20, 2009

  "Lay persons are not able to adjudicate the matter of reasonable attorney fee without the testimonial opinion of an expert. Even where a judge is the finder of fact of a reasonable...

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Controlling Litigation Costs

November 16, 2009

  In a recent interview, "Contolling Litigation Costs", Brad Wright, Practice Manager for the Risk Management and Product Liability practice group at Roetzel and Andress discusses the...

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Attorney Fees Under Fire in Minnesota

November 6, 2009

  An article, "Attorney Fees Under Fire", in Minnesota Lawyer discusses proposed legislation that has riled plaintiffs' attorneys. The bill would require that where a statute provides...

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ABA Journal: Let's Be Reasonable

October 24, 2009

   In the March 2008 edition of the ABA Journal, Let's Be Reasonable reviews the large body of law and opinion on fee agreements. The article concludes, "Even though ABA Model Rule...

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