Court Grants Attorneys’ Fees Against City in Development Litigation

By Amanda Daams : jdsupra – excerpt

CEQA Appellate Court Decision Analyzed by BB&K’s Amanda Daams in PublicCEO

A large attorneys’ fees award under the private attorney general statute was recently affirmed by a California Appellate Court. The case, Building a Better Redondo v. City of Redondo Beach, is notable not just for the large amount of the award, but that the award was issued jointly and severally against the City of Redondo Beach and the private developers, who were real parties in interest…(more)

Interesting. I wonder if any of the current bills are written to override this kind of ruling.

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