Trust Asks Judge Not To Limit McDermott Malpractice Claim

Law360, New York (July 11, 2013, 4:22 PM EDT) -- A trust for The Antioch Co. urged an Ohio federal judge Wednesday to deny McDermott Will & Emery LLP's motion to limit the scope of a malpractice claim lodged by the trust over the company's takeover by its employee stock ownership plan, calling McDermott's motion disingenuous and manipulative.

The trust, which has been locked in a four-year battle with McDermott over the alleged malpractice, strenuously disputed McDermott's contention in its June motion that one of the plaintiff's claims — that McDermott failed to advise Antioch that certain...
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