2 Cited authorities

  1. Riddle Associates, P.C. v. Kelly

    414 F.3d 832 (7th Cir. 2005)   Cited 72 times
    Affirming award of sanctions against a law firm that "multiplied the proceedings by filing counterclaims and contesting summary judgment" and "demanded $3,000 to release a blatantly frivolous claim"
  2. Section 1927 - Counsel's liability for excessive costs

    28 U.S.C. § 1927   Cited 8,089 times   77 Legal Analyses
    Granting courts the power to charge "excess costs, expenses, and attorneys' fees reasonably incurred" due to "unreasonabl[e] and vexatious" conduct