Wash. Firm To Face Trial Over Ex-Partner's Contract

Law360, New York (April 8, 2010, 4:53 PM EDT) -- A Washington state appeals court has ruled that a local law firm should have its day in court in a contract case filed by one of its former equity partners over the value of his interest, remanding the proceedings for trial.

Three judges in the Court of Appeals of the State of Washington Division II found Tuesday that a trial court should not have granted summary judgment for the plaintiff, Joel C. McCormick, who said he was entitled to a stock buyout on his initial $5,000...
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