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  • Wells Fargo Agrees to $3B Penalty to Resolve Fake Bank Account Scandal
    Bank CEO Charles Scharf: "The conduct ... and the past culture that gave rise to it are reprehensible and wholly inconsistent with the values on which Wells Fargo was built."
          
  • Skilled in the Art: No Pressure for New Generation of Fish & Richardson Trial Lawyers + Second Circuit Upholds Visual Artists Rights Act Verdict + Latham Plugs Into Battery Industry
    NextGen trial lawyers at Fish & Richardson bag $31 Million patent infringement verdict.
             
  • Fired Miami Heat Lawyer Accuses Team, General Counsel of Retaliation Over Her Maternity Leave
    Former Associate General Counsel Vered Yakovee alleges in a federal lawsuit that the Heat organization violated the Family and Medical Leave Act by firing her after she adopted a baby and took maternity leave for 12 weeks.
         
  • Johnson & Johnson Can't Dodge Price-Fixing Lawsuit Brought by Kroger, Walgreens
    Antitrust claims are a product of federal statute and thus are extrinsic to, and not rights "under," a commercial agreement, the appeals court said.
           
  • 2nd Circuit Denies King & Spalding's Bid for Special Appearance in Halkbank Sanctions-Busting Case
    The ruling marked the latest development in Halkbank's four-month standoff with the Manhattan U.S. Attorney's Office, which has charged the bank with six counts of fraud, money laundering and other sanctions-related offenses in the record-breaking scheme.
         
  • Edward Kickham Jr.

    Edward F. Kickham Jr. practices business and real estate litigation for corporate and individual clients, including a Tier One auto supplier, the owners of a shopping mall, and a major hotel operator.  Ed has litigated under the Michigan Judgment Lien Act, the Builder’s Trust Fund Act, and the Michigan Franchise Investment Law, and has prosecuted claims for business torts including embezzlement, breach of fiduciary duty, and professional negligence. He has represented insured parties in complex and contentious insurance coverage disputes.  
     
    Ed has secured several reversals in the Michigan Court of Appeals, and he successfully defended a lawsuit between partners which resulted in a published appellate opinion that is now one of the leading cases on partners’ duties to one another under the Michigan Uniform Partnership Act.
     
    Ed also has broad experience with consumer and municipal class actions, and has represented both plaintiff classes and corporate defendants.  His current cases include a number of class actions challenging water and sewer charges imposed by various Detroit-area municipalities. 
     
    Ed received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and his law degree from Wayne State University, where he was an Associate Editor of the Wayne Law Review.
     
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    Direct Line: (248) 554-7023