Circuit Upholds Limits on Legal Fees in WTC Settlement

, New York Law Journal

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Southern District Judge Alvin Hellerstein's decision denying plaintiffs' counsel from recovering a contingency attorney fee on a $55 million bonus payment triggered by settlements of some 10,000 lawsuits over exposure to toxic dust at Ground Zero was upheld by a federal appeals court Monday.

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