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ARB Rules that Attorney Fee Award Need Not be Proportional to Damages Award

July 7th, 2009 · No Comments

TweetThe Department of Labor’s Administrative Review Board (“ARB”) has affirmed an Administrative Law Judge’s decision to award a whistleblower nearly $70,000 in attorney fees and costs in a case where the whistleblower recovered $50,000 in back pay and compensatory damages.  In Collins v. Village of Lynchburg, Ohio, the Village argued that the Board should reverse […]

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