Winston & Strawn Must Face Retailer's Malpractice Claims

Law360, New York (March 7, 2013, 3:43 PM EST) -- A New York state judge gave an upscale Madison Avenue clothing store, but not its owners, the green light on Wednesday to proceed with its malpractice suit alleging Winston & Strawn LLP failed to disclose a high tax bill associated with a lease buyout of the store.

While allowing the malpractice claims of women's apparel store Leggiadro Ltd. to continue, Judge Shirley Werner Kornreich dismissed claims brought by the store's owners and said that they cannot continue on as plaintiffs in the suit since they were...
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