Qualcomm Atty Discovery Sanctions Overturned

Law360, New York (April 6, 2010, 7:38 PM EDT) -- A judge has lifted the sanctions in the Qualcomm Inc. discovery scandal that brought down the firm Day Casebeer Madrid & Batchelder LLP and several of its attorneys, ruling that the sanctions were unwarranted despite the massive number of documents withheld in the case.

The six Day Casebeer attorneys who represented Qualcomm made significant efforts to comply with their discovery obligations, Magistrate Judge Barbara L. Major said Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.

“There is still no doubt in this...
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