Company submitted documents showing Weitz & Luxenberg has filed the most claims against it. Funds from a settlement with three insurers will help create the bankruptcy trust for current asbestos claimants.
A federal appeals court affirmed a lower court’s ruling last month, saying the “wheels have completely come off” Devincci and Issam Hourani’s RICO claims against economist Alexander Mirtchev and Krull Corporation. The Houranis claimed Mirtchev and his firm were in cahoots with the daughter of Kazakhstan’s President.
The search engine giant, which is suing Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood over his efforts to regulate third-party content online, is seeking documents it believes are related to the Mississippi federal case.
Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman said the criminal charges stem from a probe that revealed Kathleen Kane “personally orchestrated” the illegal release of confidential and secret grand jury information. Kane said she plans to fight the charges.