Fla. Court Affirms Law Firm's DQ In Anheuser Negligence Suit

Law360, Miami (October 10, 2013, 7:05 PM EDT) -- A Florida appeals court on Wednesday refused to reverse an order disqualifying counsel for Anheuser-Busch Cos. Inc. and Container Carrier Corp. because of a conflict of interest in a dispute with a former worker injured in an accident at a brewing facility.

In a 2-1 decision, a panel of the First District Court of Appeal denied a petition for writ of certiorari challenging an order that disqualified Fernandez Trial Lawyers PA from representing Anheuser-Busch in a negligence suit brought by Christopher Staples, who worked for Container...
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