2020 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 57 - Trade Practices and Regulations
Article 3A - Uniform Trade Secrets
Section 57-3A-5 - Attorneys' fees.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 57-3A-5 (2020)

A. The court of proper jurisdiction may award reasonable attorneys' fees to the prevailing party if:

(1) a claim of misappropriation is made in bad faith;

(2) a motion to terminate an injunction is made or resisted in bad faith; or

(3) willful and malicious misappropriation exists.

History: Laws 1989, ch. 156, § 5.


Compiler's notes. — There is no Subsection B in this section as it appears in the 1989 printed act.

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