Anglo-Dutch Tells Texas Court To Nix Interest On Atty Fees

Law360, Houston (March 3, 2016, 10:38 PM EST) -- Anglo-Dutch Petroleum International told a Texas appellate court Thursday that a trial court wrongly awarded a “windfall” in interest on attorneys' fees to a lawyer who represented the company in its suit alleging two rivals disclosed confidential information, after Anglo-Dutch successfully appealed a verdict on the fee amount.

The amount of interest awarded to attorney Gerard Swonke related to his work representing Anglo-Dutch Petroleum International Inc. while working on the suit at two Houston law firms — Greenberg Peden PC and McConn & Williams LLP —...
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