Store Fights Fee Award In Creek Cleanup Suit At 1st Circ.

Law360, New York (December 1, 2017, 10:55 PM EST) -- A Massachusetts federal judge erred when he “drastically” reduced a supermarket’s request for $3 million in attorneys’ fees from a remediation partner in a lawsuit over the environmental cleanup of a Boston brook, the store told the First Circuit on Thursday, arguing it deserved the money even if its lawyers’ work benefited other parties.

New Albertson’s Inc. is challenging U.S. District Judge William G. Young’s decision to discount its request for reimbursement of attorneys’ fees by 75 percent based on the finding that some of the...
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Thomas & Betts Corporation, et al v. Alfa Laval, Inc., et al


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16-1204

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Appellate - 1st Circuit

Nature of Suit

4190 Other Contract

Date Filed

February 24, 2016

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