Ex-WSJ Reporter Sues Dechert, Gerrard Over Hack 'Blackball'

By Andrew Strickler (October 17, 2022, 4:58 PM EDT) -- A former Wall Street Journal reporter was fired and "blackballed" from journalism after Dechert LLP lawyers, working with private investigators and overseas cybercriminals, hacked into an email account and leaked his emails with an opponent of a Dechert client in the Middle East, he said in a lawsuit filed Friday in D.C. federal court....

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