Proposed H.B. No. 6649
Session Year 2017
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE PAYMENT OF ATTORNEY'S FEES BY A PLAINTIFF WHO REFUSES TO ACCEPT A DEFENDANT'S OFFER OF COMPROMISE.

To permit the award of reasonable attorney's fees to a defendant in a matter where the plaintiff recovers less than the sum specified in the defendant's offer of compromise.

Introduced by:
Rep. Prasad Srinivasan, 31st Dist.

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/24/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

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