Headlines Tagged with Fees — 809 headlines found
The lawyers who secured a $45 million settlement for Arkansas Marlboro Lights smokers worked more than 15,000 hours...asking the presiding judge...to decide how much they should be paid for their efforts, money that would come out of the settlement fund.
Jan 6, 2017 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Jan 6, 2017 19:29
Justice Minister Kathleen Ganley says the NDP government is pleased... The process around the Tory government’s decision to hire the International Tobacco Recovery Lawyers consortium as counsel on the case remains mired in controversy and under review, b
Dec 31, 2016 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Jan 1, 2017 14:05
Upon reviewing the Court’s calendar, the parties also agreed that February 16, 2017, was the most mutually convenient available hearing date. . . . THE COURT FINDS GOOD CAUSE EXISTS FOR THE PARTIES’ STIPULATION AND ON THAT BASIS THE FOREGOING STIPULATIO
Dec 22, 2016 Tobacco On Trial
added Dec 23, 2016 01:55
68 STIPULATION AND ORDER Re Defendant NATO Motion For Attorneys’ Fees. / Set/Reset Deadlines as to 66 MOTION for Attorney Fees . Motion Hearing previously set for 1/26/2017 Continued to 2/16/2017 at 01:30 PM in Courtroom 3, 17th Floor, San Francisco befor
Dec 22, 2016 Tobacco On Trial
added Dec 23, 2016 01:44
Josiah Ewing Hutton Jr., 60, of Winter Haven, faces up to five...wrongdoing related to a client named Patricia Regan, who the documents said received the funds from a tobacco...
Dec 20, 2016 Law360
added Dec 20, 2016 17:19
The indictment charges Vrdolyak, who turns 79 next month, with impeding the IRS and tax evasion. He faces a maximum of eight years in prison for allegedly trying to help his co-defendant, attorney Daniel Soso of Alsip, dodge federal income taxes.
Dec 4, 2016 Illinois Policy
added Dec 5, 2016 22:38
Former Chicago Alderman Edward Vrdolyak appeared in Illinois federal court Tuesday to plead not guilty to charges he helped an attorney hide his cut of attorneys’ fees the pair received from a $9.3 billion settlement between the state of Illinois and seve
Nov 22, 2016 Law360
added Nov 24, 2016 15:08
Former Chicago Ald. Edward Vrdolyak pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges alleging he obstructed an IRS investigation into a secret deal he cut in the 1990s to pocket millions of dollars from the massive tobacco lawsuit settlement without doing any work.
Nov 22, 2016 Chicago Tribune
added Nov 23, 2016 13:29
A Florida state judge nixed sanctions imposed against a Boies Schiller partner representing Philip Morris USA Inc. in a tobacco liability lawsuit who had argued that he wasn’t even present when the judge decided that sanctions were warranted.
Nov 16, 2016 Law360
added Nov 17, 2016 23:02
A former Chicago alderman nicknamed "Fast Eddie" for his adeptness at backroom dealing was offered tens of millions of dollars in legal fees stemming from a $9 billion tobacco settlement with Illinois even though he did no legal work on the landmark civi
Nov 15, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 16, 2016 18:21