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Manafort Plea Sharpens View Of Skadden's Ukraine Work

Law360 (September 14, 2018, 6:57 PM EDT) -- New details about Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP's work in Ukraine included in Paul Manafort's plea-deal indictment Friday appeared to contradict the firm's long-standing assertions it was never involved in Manafort's foreign lobbying work and that its report on the trial of an ex-Ukrainian prime minister was done objectively.

The plea-deal indictment of Paul Manafort, shown leaving court in February, includes details that closely link Skadden to Manafort’s strategy to burnish Russia-aligned former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych in the eyes of U.S. lawmakers and...
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USA v. MANAFORT et al


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1:17-cr-00201

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District Of Columbia

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October 27, 2017


Case Title

USA v. Manafort et al


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1:18-cr-00083

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Virginia Eastern

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February 13, 2018

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