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Former Dewey & LeBoeuf execs settle civil suit

Jul 24, 2014 Two former executives from the failed law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf have settled a civil suit brought against them by the firm’s bankruptcy trustee. Dewey’s ex-chief financial officer, Joel Sanders, and former…

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Yahoo hires Mexican firm to appeal $2.7b judgment

Jan 2, 2013 Quijano Cortina y de la Torre is representing Yahoo in its appeal against a $2.7 billion judgment handed down in Mexico. The suit concerns Yahoo’s failed partnership with Mexican company Worldwide Directories, which…

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20 more US law schools to be added to class action

Feb 28, 2012 David Anziska and Jesse Strauss' crusade against law schools that provide misleading information to potential students continues apace. This year, the duo have launched civil litigation against 12 additional law schools…

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Russian oligarchs head to London

Feb 27, 2012 Here is an interesting article about the increasing presence of Russian oligarchs in London Courts. According to the article, London has become the preferred jurisdiction for big business disputes coming out of Russia…

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