Tag Archives: Fees

Can I Deduct Your Fees?

The legal fees incurred with regard to a divorce can be substantial. I have written several blog posts in the past cautioning litigants of how their decisions and actions during a divorce matter can dramatically impact the level of legal … Continue reading

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Nebraska: Eminent Domain Fee Statute Only Requires Reimbursement Of Fees "Actually Incurred" (So Unsupported Claim Is Right Out)

Here's the latest case on our (second) favorite subject, recovery of attorneys' fees. First, let's be frank: in our experience, many courts don't really care all that much for requests for fees and costs, for whatever reason. Maybe it's because … Continue reading

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Attorney’s Fees and Costs are not Available to a Moving Party who Secures Interim Injunctive Relief

Preliminary injunctions are temporary court orders requested by one party that prevents another party from pursuing a particular course of conduct until the conclusion of a trial on the merits.  A preliminary injunction is proper where the moving party proves … Continue reading

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Higher Fees for Americans Adopting Foreign Children

From The Santa Fe New Mexican: NEW YORK — The U.S. government has raised fees and made a series of regulatory changes recently for American families adopting children overseas, fueling resentment toward the State Department among agencies who fear further… … Continue reading

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Convenience Fees Not Allowed Without Consent in Debt Agreement

Debtors have multiple payment methods they can use to transfer money when repaying debts. Some forms of payment incur additional convenience fees, such as when debtors use credit cards or money orders. Creditors have at times formed agreements with the third-party vendors to share these … Continue reading

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