Wisconsin Administrative Code
Personnel Commission
Chapter PC 5 - Hearings, decisions and review
Section PC 5.05 - Motions for fees and costs

Universal Citation: WI Admin Code ยง PC 5.05

Current through February 26, 2024

(1) GENERALLY. Each party seeking an award of fees, costs or both shall file a motion and all of the following supporting documentation:

(a) The number of hours for which compensation is sought, itemized according to the work that was performed, the date it was performed, the hours claimed for the work and the individual who performed the work;

(b) The hourly rate customarily charged by each individual for whom compensation is sought;

(c) Other factors that affect the computation of fees or costs, as determined by the judiciary and by decisions of the commission;

(d) Documentation of costs for which the party seeks reimbursement.

(2) MOTION RAISED UNDER S. 111.39., STATS. Motions for fees and costs raised under s. 111.39, Stats., shall include supporting documentation of the rates prevalent in the practice of law for attorneys in the same locale with comparable experience and expertise.

(3) MOTION RAISED UNDER S. 227.485, STATS. Motions for fees and costs raised under s. 227.485, Stats., shall be heard under the standards and procedures noted in s. 227.485, Stats.

The commission's authority to award fees and costs is derived from ss. 103.10(12) (d), 227.485 and 230.85(3), Stats., and from Watkins v. LIRC, 117 W (2d) 753, 345 NW (2d) 482 (1984).

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