Brower Piven, Wolf Haldenstein Fee Row Stays Alive

Law360, New York (March 15, 2010, 8:05 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has refused to dismiss a breach of contract suit Brower Piven brought accusing Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP of failing to pay an agreed-on fee for client referrals.

Judge Richard J. Sullivan of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Friday granted Wolf Haldenstein's motion to dismiss three of Bower Piven's claims against the firm but let stand three other claims in the suit.

The judge also dismissed claims against two Wolf Haldenstein partners but kept...
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