Attorneys who pursued a class action against Microsoft could see a record payday if the settlement gets final approval today. Attorneys Roxanne Conlin and Richard Hagstrom are seeking $75 million in fees and costs, an amount believed by some legal experts to be a record in Iowa. At a hearing last week, rulings published by Judge Richard Sankovitz suggest that Microsoft continues to question some of the timekeeping entries submitted by Hagstrom and his legal team.
Battle Over $75 Million in Lawyer Fees in Microsoft Case Coming to a Head
The Associated Press
August 31, 2007