While the Board of Directors of AEHI consents to the withdrawal of K&L Gates, the attorneys for defendants Don Gillispie and Jennifer Ransom object to the motion.
From the Declaration of Barry M. Hartman: (emphasis added)
4. AEHI has failed to honor its financial commitments to K&L Gates LLP in this matter for the months of January, February, March, April, June, and July 2012, resulting in fees and disbursements due in excess of $700,000.
5. Since late March, 2012, AEHI has been given repeated and reasonable warning that K&L Gates LLP will withdraw as counsel in this matter unless AEHI fulfilled its commitments.
It appears that K&L Gates does not accept AEHI stock as payment for services. If Don Gillispie and AEHI had
Another question: Why would any legitimate company continue to pay its CEO $46,000.00 per month while failing to pay its own legal bills?
Filing documents below:
Motion To Withdraw as Counsel:
Declaration of Barry M. Hartman:
Memorandum In Support of Motion: