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a| Library of Congress. b| Congressional Research Service.
a| Awards of Attorneys' Fees by Federal Courts and Federal Agencies h| [electronic resource].
a| [S.l] : b| [s.n.], c| 2007.
a| 1 online resource (123 p., digital, PDF file)
a| Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Dec. 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
a| CRS Report.
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a| Examines the "American rule" that prohibits courts and agencies from requiring losing parties to pay the attorney's fees of prevailing parties, and discusses common law and statutory exceptions to the rule, most notably in civil rights cases. Covers the issue of Federal agencies paying the attorney's fees of participants in administrative proceedings, and examines related Supreme Court cases.
a| Administrative agencies.
a| Fees, Professional.
a| ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection.
i| Microfiche version: a| Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. t| Awards of Attorneys' Fees by Federal Courts and Federal Agencies
u| http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/1695068 z| Connect to full text
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