Hotels Brace For Next Bite From Bedbug Suits

Law360, New York (December 10, 2010, 5:02 PM EST) -- Hotels that were once quick to settle lawsuits over bedbugs are now beginning to rethink their litigation strategies, hoping that an ounce of prevention — while not always the cure — may be enough to ward off itchy plaintiffs.

Alan Schnurman of Zalman & Schnurman, who filed a high-profile bedbug suit last month on behalf of guests who allegedly had "the stay from hell" at the Waldorf-Astoria, has been battling hotels and other businesses over the insects for the past five years — and settling with...
To view the full article, register now.