LOS ANGELES - A California appeals court on Oct. 24 affirmed a decision that awarded fees, finding that a woman who claimed that she was exposed to mold while working for a school district was the prevailing party in the litigation and was entitled to the fees (Christina Garcia v. Governing Board of Bellflower Unified School District, No. B247320, Calif. App., 2nd Dist., Div. 3; 2013 Cal. App. LEXIS 853).