The Firm has achieved remarkable success, including multiple 8 figure judgments in civil cases and multiple acquittals in criminal defense cases. The 2019 rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client votes received on record.
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On June 12, 2018, a six-person jury awarded a seven figure verdict to two victims of sexual assault. After the trial, the Defendant moved for a new trial on the grounds that one of the jurors had identified herself as a victim of sexual assault. On October 15, 2018, the judge rejected the motion.
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The Justice Department announced today that Hencorp Becstone Capital L.C. (Hencorp) has agreed to pay $3.8 million to resolve allegations under the False Claims Act that it made false statements and claims to the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) in order to obtain loan guarantees. Hencorp is a Miami-based lender and financial services company that provides financing and other financial services to Latin American businesses.
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Miami-based lender Hencorp Becstone Capital L.C. has agreed to pay $3.8 million to settle allegations that it made false statements and claims to obtain loan guarantees from the Export-Import Bank, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Thursday.
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Miami-based financial services company Hencorp Becstone Capital has settled a 2013 lawsuit for $3.8 million, the U.S. Justice Department announced Thursday. The lawsuit, initiated by private citizens, alleged the company made false statements to secure loan guarantees from the Export-Import Bank of the United States.
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Miami-based lender and financial services company Hencorp Becstone Capital LC will pay $3.8 million to resolve allegations that it made false statements and claims to the Export-Import Bank of the United States to obtain loan guarantees, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Thursday.
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The wave of Alien Tort Claims Act cases continues to crest against corporations. In-house counsel for multinational corporations can only expect there to be more of these cases in the near future. Given the hazards in these high-profile, high-damage lawsuits, and their growing frequency, paying close attention to human rights and ATCA concerns becomes critical. Attorney Jonathan Drimmer presents five suggestions to follow in order to avoid having your client labeled a human rights abuser.
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A four-attorny team used an evolving area of law to help three Cuban shipyard workers win a $80 million verdict on claims they were forced to work in slave-like conditions in Curacao to help pay off a debt owed by the Cuban government.
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The United Arab Emirates (UAE), facing a class-action lawsuit over alleged enslavement of boys as jockeys in camel races, has hired several top Washington lobbyists and PR firms to present their case to Congress and the public.
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