Wednesday, April 19, 2017

For Monday

Wednesday audio. Opinions due at the beginning of class (on time) on Monday.

We turn to Attorney's Fees, the last aspect of remedies. What are the purposes of attorney's fees and what are the benefits and drawbacks to them as a remedial mechanism? How do fees tie into the private attorney general concept? Parse out the elements of § 1988(b) and when and how fees will be available.