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U.S. Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Becerra in the Southern District of Florida has recommended a $1.15 million fee award for Florida National University, which spent six years defending a trademark infringement lawsuit that alleged it had piggy-backed on Florida International University’s name.

Becerra made the recommendation to U.S. District Judge Kathleen M. Williams, who’s adjudicating the dispute between the two Florida universities.

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Raychel Lean

Raychel Lean is ALM's Florida bureau chief, overseeing the Daily Business Review. Email her at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter via @raychellean.

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