Justices Search For Clear Rule On Contractual Attys' Fees

Law360, New York (December 9, 2013, 7:42 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court pressed attorneys on both sides of an Employee Income Retirement Securities Act suit on Monday about how to establish a clear rule on the deadline for appealing a decision that leaves a contractual request for attorneys' fees unresolved.

The high court heard oral arguments in landscape supplier Ray Haluch Gravel Co.'s appeal of a First Circuit decision vacating a pair of lower court decisions in a case brought by the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 98 over delinquent contributions to ERISA-regulated...
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