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Law Offices of H. Jeffrey Marcus P.C.
Friday, July 31, 2009
Parent justified in rejecting settlement offer for failure to include reasonable attorney fees
Hawkins v. Berkeley: In this California district court case, the Court held that the parent was substantially justified in rejecting a prehearing district settlement offer for failure to include adequate attorney fees.