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Lead Attorneys In Vioxx Settlement Get $315.3M
Posted on 21 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) The federal judge overseeing the thousands of lawsuits filed over withdrawn painkiller Vioxx has ruled that the lead lawyers in the case will get $315.3 million, while other lawyers who sued Merck & Co. will share $1.2 billion.... Read More

Panel Hears Plan To Cap Attorney Fees In $3.4 Billion Settlement
Posted on 6 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

(AP) Attorneys in the government's $3.4 billion settlement with American Indians over mismanaged royalties are "stonewalling" a congressional panel as they ask a judge to more than double their fees in the case, the committee's chairman... Read More