Fees Can Be Denied if Plaintiff Seeks Individual, Not Class, Damages

The Delaware Court of Chancery awarded roughly $2.3 million in attorney fees to the minority shareholders' counsel in the Orchard Enterprises merger litigation, based on the benefit created for the entire shareholder class.

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