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Unsecured creditors likely to lose nearly half money owed by Browns ...
Manchester Evening NewsNovember 1, 2011

The firms face an anxious wait as administrators for Browns Construction Group battle for payments from long-running contract disputes against the company, which helped force it into administration in August. But administrators from Begbies Traynor ...more »

Proposal would eliminate Dallas antitrust enforcement office, send work elsewhere
Dallas Morning News (subscription)November 1, 2011

Unlike federal prosecutors who work for the US attorney's office, antitrust prosecutors investigate their own cases, rather than relying solely on law enforcement such as the FBI.Some local cases: In 1999, a Dallas investigation into international ...more »

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One of My Toughest Cases: Testing New Theories in a Port Dispute
My New OrleansNovember 1, 2011

He concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, including construction; contract; banking; corporate and securities; anti-trust and unfair trade practices; trade secrets; oil and gas; energy and minerals; and legal malpractice. ...more »

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Judge devises model for resolving medical malpractice cases more quickly
Washington PostNovember 21, 2011

From the beginning, that designated jurist can delve into the case with an eye toward settlement, says Judge Douglas E. McKeon, an administrative judge in the Supreme Court of Bronx County, who pioneered this approach in 2002. ...more »

Legal Malpractice
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Database with Doctors' Professional, Disciplinary Information is Back Online
Patch.comNovember 3, 2011

A news report by The Associated Press says that the database was taken offline last year when the Illinois Supreme Court struck down a medical malpractice reform law as unconstitutional. The new law, the Patients' Right to Know Act (House Bill 105) ...more »

Professional Malpractice - Other
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WHEATON v. LAWYER DISCIPLINARY BOARD
Leagle.comNovember 18, 2011

Among the liabilities listed in his bankruptcy petition were fifteen actual or potential legal malpractice lawsuits exceeding a total of $85000.00 in potential liability. The Subcommittee found that these liabilities were discharged by the bankruptcy ...more »

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