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Court of Appeals — Attorney Fees: Albunio v. City of New York

New York State Court of Appeals Attorney Fees Statutory Award — Contingency Fee Albunio v. City of New York No. 49 Judge Lippman Background: At issue is the award of counsel fees under the New York City Human Rights Law where the contingency fee agreement did not explicitly mention statutory fees. Ruling: The Court of Appeals held that, absent a contract term expressly ...