SB 212: Contingency Risk Multipliers
GENERAL BILL by Brandes
Contingency Risk Multipliers; Providing that for certain attorney fees awarded for claims arising under property insurance policies, a strong presumption is created that a lodestar fee is sufficient and reasonable; providing that such presumption may be rebutted only under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Banking and Insurance, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/SB 76 (Ch. 2021-77)
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