Headlines Tagged with Fees — 796 headlines found
In a letter to current Attorney General Greg Abbott that was shared with The Texas Tribune, Morales said that documents sealed after his conviction and the settlement of the state's tobacco litigation might contain information that "may well entitle the
Sep 6, 2013 The Texas Tribune
added Sep 7, 2013 14:07
Some countries, however, are beginning to dig in against arbitration claims, not only because of the staggering dollar amounts, but also because they can disrupt national decision-making. Uruguay and Philip Morris International, for example, are wrangling
Aug 26, 2013 New York Times
added Aug 26, 2013 19:36
Another costly case has been called "the tobacco litigation," in which the state has been fighting for its share of a national settlement with major tobacco companies at a cost $71,725 for outside counsel in 2013. One of the highest profile cases of th
Jul 21, 2013 Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Jul 21, 2013 05:47
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
Ukip wanted to hire Mr Crosby about a year ago to become their elections supremo. But the asking price, supposedly £350,000 a year – or the equivalent – would have been outside the reach of Mr Farage’s chequebook. (UPDATE: My mole now says it was £750,000
May 8, 2013 Financial Times blogs
added May 9, 2013 14:12
Beaumont plaintiff’s lawyer Brent W. Coon and lawyers he hired to represent him in litigation against his former firm, Provost★Umphrey Law Firm, say they are trying to resolve a fee dispute.
Jan 17, 2013 Texas Lawyer
added Jan 17, 2013 14:31
It makes more sense to tie bylaws to the most harm: and smoking, not pitbulls, or fast bikers, or unpicked-up dog poop, is a leading cause of harm. It would take political leadership to go hard at our number one cause of cancer death. Yes, it would.
Jan 14, 2013 Metro (ca)
added Jan 14, 2013 10:46
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
Alberta’s Ethics Commissioner has confirmed he has begun to investigate a possible conflict of interest in choosing law firms to represent the province in a lawsuit against tobacco companies.
Jan 7, 2013 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 8, 2013 11:39
Alberta's ethics commissioner is investigating whether Premier Alison Redford was in conflict of interest when she chose her ex-husband's law firm for a $10-billion tobacco lawsuit while she was justice minister.
Jan 7, 2013 CBC News (ca)
added Jan 8, 2013 05:36