Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Attorneys – Fees – ‘Prevailing Party’ – Legislative Action (access required)

Attorneys – Fees – ‘Prevailing Party’ – Legislative Action (access required)

In the seven-year history of this litigation in which the district court enjoined enforcement of Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board regulations that discriminated against out-of-state producers and sellers of wine and beer, the district court awards attorney’s fees to the plaintiffs who challenged the regulations as “prevailing parties” even though the General Assembly changed the ...