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UK to shake up civil litigation rules

Apr 4, 2011 The UK government is considering changes to civil litigation rules in an attempt to ensure that the administration of justice is quicker and cheaper. One of the major areas being targeted for reform is the practice…

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Mayer Brown sued for alleged negligence

Jun 9, 2009 The insolvency administrator for Germany aviation company Thielert AG is suing Mayer Brown in Texas state district court in Houston, seeking $10 million in damages for alleged professional negligence.

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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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McAfee Sues WilmerHale Over $12 Million in Legal Fees

Jul 22, 2008 Anti-virus software maker McAfee Inc. is embroiled with Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr over $12 million in legal fees incurred in the trial of former McAfee Chief Financial Officer Prabhat Goyal. The company is…

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