Troutman Sanders Beats Conflict Of Interest Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (April 3, 2013, 5:23 PM EDT) -- A New York state appeals court on Tuesday upheld the dismissal of a medical device maker's lawsuit over a Troutman Sanders LLP partner's simultaneous representation of the company and its majority shareholder during a dispute over stock shares and allegedly defective products.

The court found that a three-year statute of limitations applied to Access Point Medical LLC's breach of fiduciary duty claims against Troutman partner Edward R. Mandell, which were filed more than four years after the alleged breach ended. Access Point claimed Troutman had neglected...
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