Firm Seeks Info On Accord That Sparked $2M Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (October 10, 2012, 3:35 PM EDT) -- Owen Gleaton Egan Jones & Sweeney LLP on Tuesday asked a federal judge to force First Professionals Insurance Co. to turn over information about how and why it settled a medical malpractice suit that triggered the insurer’s own $2 million legal malpractice suit against the firm.

The firm said it needs to know about FPIC’s decision to settle the underlying case, how it arrived at the $2 million settlement it paid and how the insurer’s negotiations regarding its subsequent acquisition by the company with which it...
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