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Opinions – 8/22/13: 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals (access required)

Workers’ Compensation Attorney’s fees under Black Lung Benefits Act  BOTTOM LINE: In former employer’s challenges to attorneys’ fees and other related fees awarded under Black Lung Benefits Act, the administrative law judge’s determination of prevailing market rates for attorneys was supported by multiple prior fee awards in Black Lung Benefits Act cases and was consistent with rates ...