Sills Cummis Off Hook For Ex-Attorney's Advice

Law360, New York (July 20, 2009, 5:40 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey appeals court has found that law firm Sills Cummis & Gross PC should not be held liable for legal advice Fox News Channel commentator Andrew Napolitano gave under a private agreement while he was a member of the firm in the late 1990s.

The New Jersey Superior Court’s Appellate Division on Thursday upheld the dismissal of a legal malpractice lawsuit brought by Licette Music Corp. and two affiliates after finding Napolitano’s advice was not within the scope of his employment with Sills....
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