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The DC Code: § 16-5504 Fees and costs.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)
a
The court may award a moving party who prevails, in whole or in part, on a motion brought under § 16-5502 or § 16-5503 the costs of litigation, including reasonable attorney fees.
b
The court may award reasonable attorney fees and costs to the responding party only if the court finds that a motion brought under § 16-5502 or § 16-5503 is frivolous or is solely intended to cause unnecessary delay.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 19-171 enacted into law Chapter 55 of Title 16. Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 18-351, see notes under § 16-5501. For history of Law 19-171, see notes under § 16-5501. DC CODE § 16-5504 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 31, 2011, D.C. Law 18-351, § 5, 58 DCR 741; Sept. 26, 2012, D.C. Law 19-171, § 401, 59 DCR 6190.)