For the lack of a contract with an attorney fees provision, a family-owned walnut farm about 15 miles northeast of Stockton, Calif., is out $750,000 in fees.

Brittalia Ventures got the bad news on Tuesday when California’s 3rd District Court of Appeal reversed the fee award, which had followed the farm’s $4.5 million victory in a breach-of-warranty suit against Stuke Nursery Co. Inc.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]