The Historical Origins of “Loser Pays”
In this two-part series for Law and Liberty, I explore the historical origins of the so-called “American rule” (each side bears its attorneys’ fees in litigation), and its rest-of-the-world counterpart , the so-called “English rule” (loser pays). Part one is here. Part two is here.
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