Trade Practices and Antitrust Regulation

ORS 646.467
Attorney fees

The court may award reasonable attorney fees to the prevailing party if:


A claim of misappropriation is made in bad faith;


A motion to terminate an injunction is made or resisted in bad faith; or


Willful or malicious misappropriation is found by the court or jury. [1987 c.537 §5]
§§ 646.461 to 646.475

Law Review Citations

35 WLR 629 (1999)

Chapter 646

Notes of Decisions

Subject matter regulated by this chapter is not "preempted" by Federal Robinson-Patman Act so as to render this chapter invalid. W. J. Seufert v. Nat. Restaurant Supply Co., 266 Or 92, 511 P2d 363 (1973)

Whether an injunction should issue when a court finds a violation of the Act is a matter of discretion. State ex rel Johnson v. International Harvester Co., 25 Or App 9, 548 P2d 176 (1976)

This chapter imposes no affirmative duty to inform customers of rates in absence of request, but prohibits making information about prices available to some customers and not others. Wildish Sand & Gravel v. Northwest Natural Gas Co., 103 Or App 215, 796 P2d 1237 (1990), Sup Ct review denied


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