Judge Trashes Requests For Extra Attorneys' Fees

Law360, New York (May 7, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Months after awarding more than $107 million in attorneys' fees to Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins LLP for its work in a securities class action against Cardinal Health Inc., a judge has pushed back a bid by some who demanded to be paid for filing objections to the requested fees.

In an order Monday, Judge Algenon Marbley of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio denied the monetary requests filed by two sets of objectors, saying the duo did not benefit the...
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