10 Law Firms Lose Appeal Bid In Coudert Ch. 11

Law360, New York (March 22, 2011, 11:46 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Tuesday blocked an effort by 10 law firms, including DLA Piper and Jones Day, to snag an interlocutory appeal of adversary proceedings launched in Coudert Brothers LLP's Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Judge Victor Marrero of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York denied a barrage of motions for leave to appeal two orders in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, finding that the law firms filing the motions had not demonstrated exceptional...
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