A decision reviewing attorney's fees in a complex Title
VII class action may have repercussions for attorney's fees in bankruptcy cases
as well. McClain v. Lufkin Industries, Inc. , No. 10-40036 (5th Cir.
8/8/11). You can find the opinion here [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available...
Attorneys provide legal services, bill
for them, and hope to get paid. Sometimes, they even get paid. When attorney
fees meet up with Ponzi schemes, however, the game changes, and attorneys face
a host of additional problems relating to their fees, even if the attorneys and
the services they provided...