Jones Day Gives Scrushy A Break On Legal Fees

Law360, New York (June 30, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Richard M. Scrushy, who was found guilty on Thursday in a bribery scheme, has been dealt a softer blow in a separate spar with Jones Day, his former counsel, with the firm voluntarily dismissing its case against the former HealthSouth Group CEO over unpaid legal bills.

Jones Day represented Scrushy from March through November of 2003, during which time Scrushy was under fire from federal regulators. He was the subject of a U.S. Department of Justice investigation into allegations of securities fraud and insider trading and...
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