Headlines Tagged with Fees — 793 headlines found
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
Alberta Justice has confirmed a review of a former ethics commissioner’s investigation into how the contract to litigate Alberta's $10-billion tobacco lawsuit was awarded will not be completed until the end of March. Alberta Justice has confirmed a revie
Feb 25, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Feb 25, 2016 20:58
Donald J. Bernard filed a lawsuit … against The Scott Litigation Group over claims that the defendant breached its contractual and fiduciary obligations to him....executed a promissory note in the sum of $100,000 in favor of the Castano group and the grou
Feb 24, 2016 The Louisiana Record
added Feb 24, 2016 09:44
Alberta spent $160,000 for an independent review of a 2013 ethics investigation that cleared Alison Redford of wrongdoing for her role in how the province's $10-billion Big Tobacco lawsuit was awarded.
Feb 13, 2016 Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Feb 13, 2016 05:36