GNC Told To Provide More Info In Gardere Spat

Law360, New York (October 8, 2009, 3:06 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has ordered General Nutrition Corp. to produce more information as part of discovery in a dispute over allegedly improper legal advice the nutritional products retailer received from Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP regarding the consequences of nixing contracts with a magazine publisher.

The ruling Tuesday by Judge Terrence McVerry of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania stems from GNC’s claims that, acting on Gardere’s allegedly faulty advice, it terminated contracts with Franklin Publications Inc. for the production, advertising and targeted...
To view the full article, register now.