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Fifth Circuit says prevailing lender in a wrongful foreclosure action may seek attorney’s fees under Rule 54(d)(2)

On January 31, 2014 by Schnader in Finance

By Stephen J. Shapiro Under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 54(d)(2), a prevailing party that has a contractual or statutory right to recover attorney’s fees may request those fees by filing a motion within 14 days of entry of the judgment, “unless the substantive law requires those fees to be proved […]

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