McDermott Wins Bid To Trim Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (April 2, 2013, 3:19 PM EDT) -- An Ohio federal judge on Monday granted partial summary judgment to McDermott Will & Emery LLP on several central claims in a malpractice suit against the law firm by a trust for The Antioch Co. over the takeover of Antioch by its employee stock ownership plan, ruling that the claims are time-barred.

U.S. District Judge Timothy S. Black sided with McDermott's arguments that it ceased providing legal advice related to the ESOP deal in 2004 — a transaction the trust claims allowed Antioch's founding family to...
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