John O'Brien May. 4, 2009, 1:36pm
McCollum TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal Newsline) - A bill that would have reformed contingency fee contracts in the Florida Attorney General's Office died Friday when the House of Representatives refused to accept an amendment to the bill added by the Senate.
John O'Brien May. 8, 2009, 2:26pm
Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell NEW ORLEANS (Legal Newsline) - A new bill in Louisiana's legislature will allow the Attorney General's Office to hire outside counsel on a contingency fee, an increasingly controversial practice done in many other states.