Enron Reaches Rapprochement With Law Firm

Law360, New York (June 1, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- One week after guilty verdicts were handed down against Enron’s two top former executives, the beleaguered oil giant has reached a settlement with Vinson & Elkins LLP, a prominent Texas law firm that had been accused of negligence in the watershed corporate scandal.

Enron, still trying to recover from the second-largest bankruptcy in history, announced the agreement on Thursday, putting to rest any of the law firm's claims connected to Enron's bankruptcy estate.

"We are pleased with this settlement, and remain focused on continuing to resolve...
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