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Knives Out for Lawyers As Bielema Feud Festers
Former Arkansas coach Bret Bielema did not have a fond parting with Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville; he was fired after several lackluster seasons. But he had a multimillion-dollar buyout clause, and that bonanza is at the center of a bitter legal battle.

Knives Out for Lawyers As Bielema Feud Festers

by Mark Friedman – 2 days ago

The feud between former University of Arkansas Head Football Coach Bret Bielema and the Razorback Foundation is getting worse.


Burris-Hutchinson Trial Set for June

Burris-Hutchinson Trial Set for June

WhispersHealth CareLegal

A trial date has been set in the case of Dr. Ben Burris, the former Fayetteville orthodontist who is charged with bribing former state Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson. read more >

Tragedy And Gratitude (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Tragedy And Gratitude (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionBanking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportationEditor's Note

Let another pesky woman editor encourage you to embrace the spirit of Thanksgiving this year as never before, even as we must limit the traditional togetherness — a small sacrifice by historic standards. read more >

Arkansas Pot Firms Feud, Pass Around The Blame

Arkansas Pot Firms Feud, Pass Around The Blame

Health CareLegalCover Story

The state's largest medical marijuana merchant says Arkansas cultivators have blackballed his business, and he's planning to sue, alleging they cut off sales after he lobbied for the state to license more growers. read more >

Delay Tactics Highlight Trend in Denied Claims

Delay Tactics Highlight Trend in Denied Claims

Health CareLegal

Five years after being injured in a car accident, Dr. Paul Wills is still waiting to be paid his insurance claim, joining thousands of others using the courts to battle what plaintiffs say are unfair delay tactics by insurance companies. read more >

New Pitch for Bank Charter Takes Flight

New Pitch for Bank Charter Takes Flight

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Randy Dennis' firm, DD&F Consulting Group of Little Rock, has been involved in something that's even more unusual than a bank acquisition in 2020: a brand-new bank charter. read more >

Mark Pryor Joins Denver Law Firm as Shareholder

Mark Pryor Joins Denver Law Firm as Shareholder

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Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP of Denver announced this week that Mark L. Pryor, a former two-term Democratic U.S. senator and Arkansas attorney general, has joined the firm as a shareholder in the Government Relations Department in its Washington, D.C. office. read more >