|Senate Counsel & Research||State of Minnesota|
|S.F. No. 1733 - Attorney Fees|
|Author:||Senator Thomas M. Neuville|
|Prepared by:||Harry Walsh, Senate Counsel (651/296-6200)|
|Date:||April 11, 2005|
Subdivision 1 provides that when a statute allows attorney fees to be awarded, the court must consider their reasonableness in relation to the damages awarded.
Subdivision 2 prohibits an allowance for attorney fees incurred after an offer of judgment, if the money damages awarded are less or the same as the offer of judgment.
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