TITLE

A MILLION-DOLLAR TAB

AUTHOR(S)
LAT, DAVID
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Washingtonian Magazine;Dec2011, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the breakdown of the legal cost incurred by the case Victor Stanley v. Creative Pipe.
ACCESSION #
67680010

 

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