NY High Court Snubs $11M Bryan Cave Malpractice Award Row

Law360, Los Angeles (April 3, 2013, 9:09 PM EDT) -- New York's highest court on Tuesday refused to take up businessman Herbert Feinberg's previously overturned $10.6 million judgment against a former Bryan Cave LLP lawyer he sued for malpractice after a buying a clothing company for what Feinberg believed was too high a price.

The Court of Appeals of the State of New York denied Feinberg's motion for leave to appeal, agreeing with a lower court that Feinberg was collaterally estopped from suing accountant Mahoney Cohen Rashbart & Pockart — the defendant in a prior lawsuit related...
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