Tag Archives: Mississippi

College sued over accreditation

For-profit Virginia College in has asked a Hinds County, Miss. judge to dismiss a suit filed by 14 people who allege they participated in a pilot program at the college’s Jackson campus to become licensed practical nurses only to find ...

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Law firm must pay $12M in attorney fees in malpractice case

A judge has awarded $12.5 million in attorney fees and expenses against Baker & McKenzie in a legal malpractice case that ended in a $103 million verdict for the plaintiff last October.

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Law firm slammed with $103 million verdict for working against client

In October, a Mississippi jury hit the world’s largest law firm with a $103 million verdict in a suit alleging legal malpractice, breach of fiduciary duties, conspiracy and interfering with business relationships.

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