The Nevada Supreme Court held that predicate litigation is an essential element for a party to be awarded attorney fess under substantial benefit doctrine. The Court affirmed the district court’s dismissal of plaintiff’s claim for attorney’s fees because there was no predicate litigation.
Antebi, Wendy, "Jesseph v. Digital Ally, Inc, 136 Nev. Adv. Op. 59 (Sept. 17, 2020)" (2020). Nevada Supreme Court Summaries. 1340.