Gordon & Rees, Ropers Majeski Can't Shake Malpractice Suit

Law360, San Francisco (August 26, 2013, 8:24 PM EDT) -- A California state judge refused Monday to let Gordon & Rees LLP and Ropers Majeski Kohn & Bentley PC escape claims they failed to defend investors in a contract suit between TAT Capital Partners and microchip producers, saying the law firms' anti-SLAPP motion was prohibited.

San Francisco Superior Court Judge Marla Miller denied the firms' motion to strike, brought under the anti-SLAPP suit, finding that prior case law prohibits such motions from being brought in legal malpractice cases. She also found that the firms had failed...
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