Civil Rights Litigation

    By Linda Wong, Esq.I.  THE RETAINER AGREEMENT 1.  Hourly Rates 2.  Contingency Agreement 3.  Partial Contingency Agreement II.  WHO IS PREVAILING PARTY UNDER CIVIL RIGHTS FEE SHIFTING STATUTES? A “prevailing party” under the […]

Litigating Claims Against Public Entities

ASSOCIATION OF TRIAL LAWYERS OF AMERICA   APRIL 2006 Litigating Claims Against Public Entities   I.  The New Jersy Tort Claims Act   No discussion of litigating claims against the public entity would be complete […]