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    Dismissal Based On Forum Non Conveniens Does Not Trigger Fee Shifting

    California generally follows the "American Rule" with respect to attorney's fees.  Trope v. Katz, 11 Cal.4th 274, 278 (1995).  Under the American Rule, each party to a lawsuit must ordinarily pay his own attorney's fees.  A contract may provide,...

    LLC v., attorney fees, Attorney's fees, Choice of Law/Conflict of Law,, forum non conveniens, forum selection clause, Kathryn M. Werdegar, Section 1717