Horvitz & Levy Sued Over Missed Deadline In Firing Suit

Law360, New York (August 1, 2011, 6:30 PM EDT) -- Horvitz & Levy LLP was sued Friday in California by the owners of a convalescent hospital who say the law firm botched the company's attempt to stage a new trial in a wrongful termination suit, resulting in a $1.3 million payout to a former employee.

Laibco LLC says Horvitz & Levy and co-defendant Strapp & Strapp failed to remind the court of the deadline for ruling on a motion for a new trial after a jury returned a $2.5 million verdict against the company in the...
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