Yahoo To Get $914K In Fees In NCAA Pick 'Em Insurance Row

Law360, New York (November 22, 2016, 4:39 PM EST) -- A Texas federal judge on Monday found that Yahoo should receive nearly $914,000 in attorneys' fees, less than half what the internet giant sought after it won a contract dispute with an insurer that had a deal to cover a canceled $1 billion NCAA March Madness “Tourney Pick ‘Em” contest.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Irma Carrillo Ramirez found that Yahoo is entitled to a total of $913,961 in attorneys' fees and expenses applying multiple deductions, including a 15 percent deduction for failing to segregate hours worked on separate winning and losing claims, according to the magistrate judge’s findings and recommendations issued Monday....

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Texas Northern

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March 17, 2014

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