Trustee, Ex-Dewey Partners Object To Bonus Plan

Law360, New York (September 28, 2012, 4:28 PM EDT) -- The U.S. trustee and the official committee of former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP partners objected Thursday to the bankrupt firm's plan to pay bonuses to certain key employees in its winding down, taking issue with a proposed $165,000 bonus for its director of finance.

U.S. Trustee Tracy Hope Davis and the former partners committee are fighting Dewey's request to pay the bonuses in the ordinary course of business, saying the proposed bonus for finance director Francis Canellas does constitute such a payment and thus requires bankruptcy...
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Case Title

Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP

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New York Southern

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Date Filed

May 28, 2012

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