Morgan Lewis Says Tax Shelter Conspiracy Claims Too Late

Law360, Houston (February 13, 2013, 6:22 PM EST) -- Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP on Wednesday told a Texas court that BDO USA LLP clients cannot sue the law firm for allegedly hiding that they were investing in illegal tax shelters that later led to BDO’s prosecution, saying it is too late.

Arguing for dismissal of a lone civil conspiracy claim lodged against Morgan Lewis, James P. Fogelman of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP told Harris County District Judge Larry Wieman that BDO clients waited two and a half years to add the firm as...
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