Holland & Knight Can't Avoid Nadel Malpractice Claim

Law360, New York (March 17, 2010, 7:32 PM EDT) -- A Florida judge has reportedly refused to toss a court-appointed receiver's malpractice and breach of fiduciary duty claims in a suit over Holland & Knight LLP's representation of indicted Ponzi schemer Arthur Nadel, while handing the firm a reprieve by agreeing to dismiss two aiding and abetting claims.

Judge Rick DeFuria of the Sarasota County Circuit Court dismissed without prejudice receiver Burton Wiand's separate claims of aiding and abetting fraud and breach of fiduciary duty after hearing Holland & Knight's arguments on its motion to dismiss...
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