Tag Archives: Fees

Fifteen California Chiropractors Charged in State Case Filed by L.A. District Attorney's Office Alleging Unlawful Referral Fees and Insurance Fraud

One issue that arises is when are referral fees illegal and when are they legal marketing, promotion or management fees? A recent case shows how important it is for medical professionals to obtain legal opinions before they enter into such … Continue reading

Posted in Administrative law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Attorney Fees and Costs: How Much Does It Cost to Hire a Divorce Attorney in Tampa Bay?

Divorce may be the right decision for a particular relationship, but getting to the end and seeing a judge officially dissolve the union is an entirely separate matter. Accessing the legal system for any issue comes with a financial cost, … Continue reading

Posted in Bankruptcy Law | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

No Section 285 Attorneys Fees for Patent Claim Construction Ruling at Summary Judgment

The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed a district court’s ruling denying attorneys fees under Section 285 of the Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. sec. 285, when the lower court construed the critical patent term at summary judgment and … Continue reading

Posted in Intellectual Property | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

District Court Grants Supplemental Motion for Award of Attorneys’ Fees after Federal Circuit Affirms Dismissal on Appeal

After the district court dismissed plaintiff’s patent infringement claims, finding the patents directed to patent-ineligible subject matter, and awarded attorneys’ fees based on the exceptional case doctrine, the Federal Circuit affirmed both determinations. The defendant filed a supplemental motion for … Continue reading

Posted in Intellectual Property | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trump Orders New Fees, Adjustments to Asylum Process

The plan could make it impossible for some refugees to even apply for asylum in the U.S. Read more detail on Recent Products Liability posts –

Posted in Products Liability | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment