California Court of Appeal
CALIFORNIA DEP-T OF FORESTRY AND FIRE PROT. v. LEBROCK, B149202
Health & Safety Code sections 13009 and 13009.1, which create liability for costs incurred as a consequence of a fire, do not establish a right to recover attorneys' fees, nor do they create a contract supporting a reciprocal right to recover attorneys' fees under Civil Code section 1717.
- Decided 03/14/2002
- Published 03/14/2002
- PERREN, J.
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellees:
- Smith, Tardiff & Hayes and Neil S. Tardiff, San Luis Obispo, for Defendant and Appellant., Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, Pamela Smith-Steward, Chief Assistant Attorney General, James Schiavenza, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Tyler Pon, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, Lisa A. Tillman, Deputy Attorney General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.