Perils of Ambiguity in Rule 68 Offer of Judgment

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Through the recent employment law 7th Cir. decision in Sanches v. Prudential Pizza, Inc. we examine the danger of failing to be sufficiently specific and clear in a Rule 68 offer of judgment which there resulted in the defendant having to pay the plaintiff's attorney's fees after acceptance of the offer in fee shifting cases.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Civil Remedies Updates, Civil Rights Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Professional Malpractice Updates

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