Haynes And Boone Faces Clawback From Texas Housing Agency

Law360, New York (November 29, 2012, 8:12 PM EST) -- A Houston-based public housing agency that owes millions to the federal government reportedly voted Wednesday to recoup about $774,000 that it claims was improperly paid to Haynes and Boone LLP for research the Texas firm contributed to a hurricane preparedness report.

The Harris County Housing Authority's board of commissioners resolved Wednesday to take all necessary steps — including litigation — to recover $773,731 Haynes and Boone received under a subcontract with McConnell Jones Lanier & Murphy LLP, a consulting firm that collected more than $11 million...
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