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A court-appointed special master has recommended cutting more than $9 million off a legal fee request by plaintiffs lawyers involved in a $115 million class-action settlement of data breach litigation against health insurer Anthem Inc.

Scott Flaherty

Scott Flaherty, based in New York, covers the business of law with a focus on legal ethics, lawyer misconduct, conflicts-of-interest and litigation involving law firms. He can be reached at sflaherty@alm.com. On Twitter: @sflaherty18

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