Airgas, Cravath Spar Over Atty Conflict Injunction

Law360, New York (February 17, 2010, 9:11 PM EST) -- Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP has asked a Pennsylvania federal court to hold off considering Airgas Inc.'s bid for a preliminary injunction until a potential conflict over the firm's representation of Airgas takeover suitor Air Products & Chemicals Inc. in separate litigation in Delaware is resolved, a move that prompted a heated response from Airgas.

On Tuesday Cravath filed a memo in opposition to Airgas's requested preliminary injunction in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Airgas responded the next day with a...
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