Lawmakers Call For Probe Of Hunton & Williams

Law360, New York (March 1, 2011, 6:08 PM EST) -- A group of House Democrats on Tuesday called for a probe into the role played by Hunton & Williams LLP and three defense contractors in an alleged “dirty tricks” campaign to discredit critics of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

A letter signed by 20 Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives urged Republican leadership to launch a full and immediate congressional investigation of evidence that the law firm and defense contractors HBGary Federal, Berico Technologies and Palantir Technologies planned a potentially illegal campaign to undermine...
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