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denied a motion for attorneys’ fees to a victorious trademark-infringement defendant, blasting the hookah wholesaler for a litigation strategy that he says wasted the court’s time and might have even been an indication of bad faith. Online hookah seller
Sep 28, 2016 Law360
added Sep 28, 2016 16:27
A CBC News investigation found the process which led to Alberta choosing a legal consortium to represent it in a multi-billion-dollar lawsuit against the tobacco industry was manipulated. Former premier Alison Redford, who chose the consortium while just
Apr 4, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Apr 4, 2016 23:18
filed Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests in 21 states today for all documents and contracts pertaining both to the hiring of outside counsel in tobacco litigation and to the size of the attorneys' fees and called on Congress to investigate the exc
Mar 14, 2001 U.S. Chamber of Commerce
added Sep 19, 2013 12:32
An ethics expert shocked an all-party legislature committee on Wednesday when he used a tobacco litigation matter involving Premier Alison Redford as an example of a â€œclear-cutâ€ case of conflict of interest. University of Manitoba professor Arthur Sc
Jun 20, 2013 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Jun 20, 2013 00:39
Alberta’s justice minister says the province will keep pursuing a $10-billion lawsuit against the tobacco industry, despite calls from the Wildrose party to change how it handles the case in light of an ethics investigation.
Jan 9, 2013 Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Jan 9, 2013 11:45
judge on Wednesday gave the green light to an attorney who alleges that a class action litigation group owes him nearly $7 million after winning a $242 million judgment against The American Tobacco Company, finding at least a portion of his claims were ti
Mar 2, 2017 Law360
added Mar 3, 2017 03:34
[Canada] Cameron Hutchison: Questions at heart of high-priced ethics review could have been answered on the cheap
Next time, maybe the minister and her deputies should check their files before rushing off for a high-priced legal opinion on the taxpayers’ dime.
Apr 13, 2016 Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Apr 13, 2016 07:26
Governor Siegelman: I am telling the people of Alabama the money that I received was totally separate from any tobacco litigation whatsoever. I'm delighted that I filed that lawsuit...We're getting money for that tobacco lawsuit so that our seniors can ha
Nov 3, 2014 WSFA 12 (Montgomery, AL)
added Nov 3, 2014 10:42
Former associate John Hoag claims he was induced into signing an agreement in October 1999 with Stanley M. Rosenblatt PA -- the small firm that launched massive anti-tobacco class actions -- that promised him a $100,000 bonus to...
Apr 23, 2013 Law360
added Oct 7, 2014 16:31
The fiercest political rebellion in Alberta’s modern history may be stalled for now, but both sides know it’s far from over.
Dec 4, 2012 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Dec 5, 2012 04:31