Casino Developer, Tribe Blast Calif. City's $2M Atty Fee Bid

Law360, Los Angeles (March 19, 2015, 10:17 PM EDT) -- A Northern California developer and Native American tribe that lost a lawsuit over a failed bid for a casino asked a federal judge Tuesday to deny a Bay Area city’s bill for $2.3 million in attorneys’ fees, calling the fees “patently excessive and unreasonable.”

Upstream Point Molate LLC, which partnered with the Guidiville Rancheria of California Indian tribe in the casino endeavor, blasted the city of Richmond’s request, noting the dismissed case included “just six narrow law and motion matters.” In addition, the tribe and developer...
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Guidiville Rancheria of California et al v. United States Of America et al


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4:12-cv-01326

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California Northern

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Other Statutes: Administrative Procedures Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision

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Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers

Date Filed

March 16, 2012

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