Leonard Dougal (Environmental Law; Litigation
- Environmental; Water Law)
The deduction cannot exceed the amount reported as gross income from the litigation
The downside of increased patent litigation
is that it puts many more potential defendant companies at risk of being sued in the United States.
In sustaining Yum's appeal, the Sixth Circuit followed Adlman II in defining documents prepared "in anticipation of litigation
" as "prepared or obtained because of the prospect of litigation
" and found that the work-product doctrine protected the two memoranda because the taxpayer established, based on surrounding facts and circumstances in addition to the substance of the documents themselves, that the documents were prepared in anticipation of litigation
How does the litigator determine the size and scope of a case in order to create a meaningful litigation
The answer is not easy, but one successful approach used by a growing number of companies is to fundamentally re-engineer the litigation
process for a new age of legal combat.
In the real estate and corporate arenas, we're now joined by some of the most respected and sought after transactional and cooperative and condominium attorneys in Manhattan, and our commercial litigation
practice group will be a more robust and experienced bench of professionals.
Founded in 1988, DOAR is a single-source provider of a range of information and services for law firms and Fortune 1000 companies involved in business litigation
proceedings and lawsuits that require expert knowledge and assistance in information management, technology and value-added consulting.
This is especially diffilicult when making the distinction between what is considered "potential" (or threatened) litigation
as opposed to clearly "pending" litigation
The AICPA's new Consulting Services Special Report (CSSR) 03-01, Litigation
Services and Applicable Professional Standards (No.
In just one month, last October, LexisNexis Mealey's Publications & Conference Group launched five newsletters on various aspects of litigation
(each selling for $700/year).
A city corrections department moved for immediate termination of consent decrees requiring judicial supervision over restrictive housing, inmate correspondence, and law libraries at city jails, pursuant to the Prison Litigation
Reform Act (PLRA).
The city has identified 300 pending lawsuits against the Los Angeles Police Department as the tip of a litigation
iceberg that is costing taxpayers tens of millions of dollars a year, according to computer-generated records obtained by the Daily News.
Over the years, several law firms have done battle with the IRS over the deductibility of litigation
costs related to contingent fee arrangements.
Budney (2010) - Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation