National litigation: Today’s top news on Westlaw News & Insight

October 25, 2010

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Hank Greenberg (REUTERS) Ex-AIG CEO Greenberg liable in part of Cuomo suit
A New York judge held former American International Group Inc. Chief Executive Maurice “Hank” Greenberg liable for damages on a reinsurance transaction that state Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said helped the insurer hide losses.
Andrew Speaker and bride Lawyer accused in TB scare can sue – 11th Circuit
A lawyer who provoked an international tuberculosis scare in 2007 when he flew to and from Europe with an infection can sue the U.S. government, an appeals court ruled on Friday.
Auschwitz (REUTERS) Hungary, rail firms sued in US over Holocaust role
Hungarian survivors of the Holocaust and families of the victims sued the Republic of Hungary and its two rail companies in U.S. court on Thursday, accusing them of collaborating with the Nazis to exterminate Jews during World War Two.

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