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Volkswagen AG and drivers suing the company in the U.S. over its diesel-cheating scandal won final approval of their $14.7 billion settlement to resolve what’s likely to be the largest portion of VW’s civil liability worldwide. more
Much to the chagrin of high-energy-use companies, Rep. Aaron Regunberg, D-Providence, is looking to assess a fee on the sale of all fossil fuel in Rhode Island. Regunberg in January filed a bill calling for carbon pricing, claiming one way … more
Robert Chisholm recently received the Patriot Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve for his support of three Chisholm, Chisholm & Kilpatrick colleagues who currently serve in the Army National Guard. The mission of the … more
Adi Goldstein has joined the Providence office of Hinckley Allen as a partner in the litigation practice group. She joins the firm from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the district of Rhode Island, where she served as the first female criminal chief. … more
Daniel Murray has been named an associate in the corporate and business group of Hinckley Allen's Providence office. He joins the firm from Duffy & Sweeney LTD. Murray holds a J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and B.A. in modern … more
It may not be regionally appropriate to say, "Mammas, don't let your babies grow up to be cowboys," but it's not far off, even halfway across the continent. The most recent U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report on the median hourly wages … more
When Stephen Breyer, President Bill Clinton’s second appointment to the Supreme Court, was sworn in as an associate justice at a White House ceremony in 1994, Justice Antonin Scalia came up to me, put his arm around my shoulder, and said with a bright, mischievous smile, “First Ruth, and now Steve? Cass, it’s ALMOST enough to make me vote Democrat.” more
A four-year investigation into the state's financial backing of failed 38 Studios LLC ended July 29 with no criminal charges. Or did it? State police and Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin said the investigation found "no provable criminal … more
The Great Recession may have officially ended years ago, but in hard-hit states such as Rhode Island, the effects still linger. While the state's unemployment rate has shown dramatic improvement, limited growth continues to plague pockets of the … more
Robert G. Flanders Jr. has joined Whelan, Corrente, Kinder and Siket LLP, where he will lead the firm's business litigation practice. Flanders served on the R.I. Supreme Court from 1996 to 2004 and most recently served as partner and litigation … more
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