Law Firm Loses Bid To Toss Mid-America Receiver

Law360, New York (December 10, 2009, 3:14 PM EST) -- A federal judge has rejected a Kentucky law firm's attempt to get rid of the receiver for Mid-America Energy Inc. by claiming that the receiver's firm no longer exists under state law.

In a ruling issued Wednesday, Judge Aleta A. Trauger of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee rejected law firm Davis & Coffman PLLC's request to get the receiver Cumberland & Ohio Co. of Texas Inc. disqualified in the wake of a lawsuit the receiver had filed against the law firm...
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