Judge Excuses Defendants In H&R Block Suit

Law360, New York (July 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A state supreme court judge has made a key ruling in a case brought against H&R Block Inc. in March 2006 by current New York Governor and former state Attorney General Eliot Spitzer, allowing the case to go forward against H&R Block Financial Advisors Inc. but dismissing the parent company and five of its units from the suit.

Monday, New York State Supreme Court Justice Karla Moskowitz ruled on three defense motions to dismiss, granting two motions to throw out the case against H&R Block, Inc.,...
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