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Howrey hit with $30m racial discrimination suit

Jan 27, 2010 A former associate filed suit against Howrey this morning, alleging that the law firm routinely subjected her to discriminatory treatment based on her race. Kamisha Menns, a black woman born in Jamaica, says in the…

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Greenberg Traurig hit with $100m malpractice suit

Sep 24, 2009 Greenberg Traurig was hit Tuesday with a malpractice suit seeking more than $100 million in damages over allegations that it failed to properly prosecute patents for a longtime electronics manufacturing client and…

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Linklaters sued for 'negligent advice'

Jan 28, 2009 Linklaters, the world’s second-largest law firm, gave “careless and negligent advice” that resulted in a client losing millions of euros, says a report in The Times. According to the report, Levicom, a Baltic…

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Dechert and K&L Gates sued for malpractice

Jan 20, 2009 Money market fund Reserve Management Co. Inc. has launched a malpractice suit against Dechert and K&L Gates, claiming that the firms failed to advise it four years ago that two members of its board weren't…

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