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Judge Jolts Electric Supplier in Noncompete Lawsuit

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/30/2014 12:00 am

Not only did U.S. District Court Judge Billy Roy Wilson recently rule in favor of a group of workers who were sued for quitting their jobs to join a competitor, but he awarded the lawyers who represented them attorneys’ fees and costs in the case.

Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen Commands Federal Prosecutors to Explain Failure to Pay Sanctions

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/21/2013 12:00 am

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen has imposed sanctions on federal prosecutors in the criminal case against former USA Drug executive Garret Sorensen and ordered the government to pay $12,700 to the attorneys who represented Sorensen and his wife and sister-in-law, who were originally charged with him.

'Redemption' Theorist Fred Neal To Serve 1 Year for Unpaid Taxes

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/14/2013 12:00 am

Fred Neal Jr. was sentenced last week to a year and a day in federal prison after pleading guilty to interfering with the Internal Revenue Service laws and filing false liens against the government.

'Redemption' Internet Conspiracy Theory Backfires for 81-Year-Old Fred Neal

by Mark Friedman 9/30/2013 12:00 am

Fred Neal Jr. thought he found a loophole in the law so that he and his wife wouldn’t have to pay their $1.3 million tax bill. In June, he pleaded guilty in federal court to interfering with Internal Revenue Service laws and filing false claims.