University of Michigan Law School
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Title "The Effects of Hensley v. Eckerhart on the Award of Attorney's Fees"
Date 1985
Author E. Wayne Powell
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Abstract Under the American rule,' prevailing litigants in the United States
traditionally have not been entitled to collect attorney's fees from
the unsuccessful party. However, Congress has enacted fee-shifting
exemptions to this rule.'
Source Fordham Urban Law Journal

This Resource Relates To
case Eckerhart v. Hensley (MH-MO-0001)

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