Headlines Tagged with Fees — 796 headlines found
The Alberta government won’t call in the RCMP to review an ethics investigation into Alison Redford’s handling of the province’s $10-billion tobacco litigation contract, a Justice department official confirmed Tuesday.
Apr 13, 2016 Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Apr 13, 2016 07:25
[Canada] Conflict of interest probe into ex-Alberta premier Alison Redford lacked important evidence: report
A former Alberta ethics commissioner lacked important evidence in his conflict of interest investigation into how Alison Redford awarded the province’s lawsuit against big tobacco companies, a new report has found.
Apr 5, 2016 National Post (ca)
added Apr 6, 2016 14:40
[Canada] Alberta's ethics commissioner cites conflict of interest, removes herself from review of tobacco litigation contract
Citing a personal conflict of interest, Alberta's ethics commissioner has asked her B.C. counterpart to determine whether another investigation into former premier Alison Redford's handling of the tobacco litigation contract in 2013 is warranted.
Apr 5, 2016 Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Apr 6, 2016 14:38
But Iacobucci found that Wilkinson was never given the original version of the crucial memo. It stated that all the firms could handle the litigation, but “the Review Committee ranked International Tobacco Recovery Lawyers last, primarily due to their la
Apr 5, 2016 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Apr 5, 2016 16:57
With two weeks to go until a crucial state Senate special election in Nassau County, Democrat Todd Kaminsky's campaign's latest ad hits Chris McGrath over the fees his law firm received for its work on the early 2000s settlement agreement between states
Apr 4, 2016 New York Daily News
added Apr 4, 2016 23:35
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
[Canada] Former Alberta ethics commissioner lacked relevant details in Redford tobacco lawsuit investigation
A former Alberta ethics commissioner lacked relevant information in his conflict-of-interest investigation into how Alison Redford awarded the province’s lawsuit against big tobacco companies, a new report has found.
Apr 4, 2016 Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Apr 4, 2016 23:16
[Florida] R. J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, Appellant, v. DIANNE WEBB, PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF JAMES CAYCE HORNER: Opinion filed March 21, 2016.
the trial court erred in ruling that Appellee was entitled to attorney’s fees under the Agreement. Accordingly, the Final Judgment for Resolution Funds is REVERSED. WINOKUR, J., CONCURS; SWANSON, J., DISSENTS WITH OPINION. SWANSON, J., dissentin
Mar 21, 2016 Amazon CloudFront
added Mar 22, 2016 21:04
In a split decision, a Florida appeals court ruled Monday in favor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. that an agreement to pay $965,000 in attorney's fees to the daughter of a deceased smoker in an Engle progeny case was invalidated when the court had ordered a
Mar 21, 2016 Law360
added Mar 22, 2016 20:59
that counsel for the daughter of a deceased smoker, awarded $1.26 million in damages after two significant reductions, are not contractually entitled to $965,000 in attorneys' fees, saying that figure was invalidated when the court...
Feb 24, 2016 Law360
added Feb 25, 2016 21:53