Counsel In Heartland Securities Case Gets $1.2M

Law360, New York (October 21, 2010, 7:41 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has awarded nearly $1.2 million to Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis LLP for its work representing investors in a securities suit against Heartland Resources Inc., less than half of the $3.65 million the law firm initially asked for.

Judge Joseph McKinley Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky signed off on a memorandum opinion and order on Monday granting Waller Lansden's amended motion for attorneys' fees in the amount of $1,191,613.

Earlier in 2010, the plaintiffs prevailed on...
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