Work Measurement

May 13, 2014

  • 102 Costs
  • 102VIII Attorney Fees
  • 102k194.18 k. Items and Amount; Hours; Rate.

102 CostsWhen dealing with a mixture of claims that allow attorney fee-shifting and claims that do not, or separate fee-shifting claims involving different parties, it is not reasonable to expect the lawyer to have in tow an industrial engineer with a stop watch to measure how much time was devoted to one claim or another.

Ochse v. Henry, 2014 WL 717847 (Md. Ct. Spec. App.)

Suggested by Ben Frisch, Senior Attorney Editor; Thomson Reuters; Eagan, Minn.