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Supreme Court Confirms Fee Award Principles

EMAK Worldwide Inc. v. Kurz,  No512, 2011 (April 17, 2012)

The Delaware Supreme Court has once again confirmed that substantial attorney fee awards may be appropriate even when the plaintiff has not won a large monetary recovery.  That is particularly so when the plaintiff has protected stockholder voting rights, as in this litigation.