David Boies was forced to defend his judgment after a Fox Business Network journalist questioned whether the star litigator violated ethics rules by offering a seat on a chartered plane to a prosecutor suing his billionaire client Maurice "Hank" Greenberg.
The high court declined on Monday to take up Pfizer Inc.'s challenge to a $142 million jury verdict and continued litigation stemming from the company's off-label marketing of the epilepsy drug Neurontin.
As Bentham's chief investment officer, Sutton says what sets his firm apart from other litigation funders competing in the U.S. is its focus on transparency.
A pair of Silicon Valley judges have dramatically parted ways on how much wiggle room email providers have under federal wiretap laws to gather user information.
Attorneys Ted Frank and Darrell Palmer have withdrawn their appeals of two settlements with BP over the Deepwater Horizon oil spill after several of their former clients accused them of misconduct.
The objectors' new lawyers said in court papers that the "appellants now realize, much to their extreme chagrin, prior counsel’s machinations and subterfuge, of which they were unaware and do not countenance."