Judge Launches Investigation Into Law Firms’ Inflated Bills

Today’s General Counsel discusses the investigation into Thornton Law Firm’s billing practices

“This is very serious,” Ted Frank, a lawyer at the Competitive Enterprise Institute think tank in Washington, told the Boston Globe. “The judge is anticipating a real investigatory role for the special master. There’s $2 million in the pot – there’s no incentive to do a brief, perfunctory investigation.”

Read the full article at Today’s General Counsel