Gutride Safier Drops Meddling Claims Against Ex-Partner

Law360, Los Angeles (October 03, 2013, 9:45 PM ET) -- Intellectual property law firm Gutride Safier LLP asked a California federal judge on Tuesday to dismiss its claims that a former partner was interfering in retained cases in violation of their withdrawal agreement.

U.S. District Judge Edward M. Chen approved the motion, with each party pay their own attorneys’ fees and costs. Gutride Safier was seeking a determination that a contract Michael Reese signed before leaving the firm was binding, while Reese, in a counterclaim, was suing the firm for breach of contract.

The lawsuit arose...
To view the full article, take a free trial now.
Try Law360 for free for seven days
Already a subscriber? Click here to login

Already have access?

  1. Forgot your password?
  2. Sign In

Get instant access to the one-stop news source for business lawyers