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U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Immunity For Private Attorney Retained By Government
Posted on 18 Jan 2012 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) When a private attorney is temporarily retained by the government to work with or under government employees, that attorney is entitled to the same qualified immunity that government employees receive, the attorney representing... Read More

U.S. Supreme Court Rules On Disability Benefits Calculation
Posted on 20 Mar 2012 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) An injured maritime worker's compensation is based on the rate at the time he or she becomes disabled regardless of when a compensation order is issued, a split U.S. Supreme Court ruled March 20 ( Dana Roberts v.... Read More