Full Fees Awarded at Laffey Rates

Tarquini v. New Dimensions Inc., No CL 80592 (Circuit Court of Prince William County, VA).

Thank you to each of you who graciously provided advice, affidavits and assistance with the fee petition I filed in state court arising from damages under the Equal Pay Act. There were two counts in the complaint - breach of contract and EPA. The damages awarded after trial were $33,985.53 for the contract claim and $13,734.08 for the EPA (comp and liquidated). On January 9, 2012, the court awarded $116,000.00 in fees and $8,500 in costs.

– submitted by Marni E. Byrum

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Newsletter - January/February 2012