CONSIDERATIONS FOR UNPAID FILM CREWMEMBERS IN MONTANA

Film crewmembers have, from time to time, found it difficult to collect their wages after working on movie sets in Montana.  This article addresses relevant considerations for crewmembers seeking to recover their unpaid wages. For a film...

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NO ECONOMIC LOSS RULE IN BIG SKY COUNTRY

Law schools teach torts and contracts as fundamentally distinct areas of the law. Students learn that “‘contract obligations arise form promises made between parties,’ whereas ‘[t]ort obligations generally arise from duties...

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CLARIFYING THE RECIPROCAL RIGHT TO CONTRACTUAL ATTORNEY’S FEES IN MONTANA

Written By Jean Meyer On January 18, 2022, the Montana Supreme Court published its Opinion in Rafes v. McMillan, 2022 MT 13, ¶ 1. The Montana Supreme Court’s recent Opinion clarifies when the reciprocal right to attorney’s fees...

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