Quinn Emanuel Battles DQ Bid In Swaps Antitrust Row

Law360, New York (November 26, 2013, 12:53 PM EST) -- Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP on Monday urged a New York federal judge not to disqualify the firm from multidistrict litigation over credit default swap market-rigging, arguing that previous legal work performed by one of its partners for a defendant has no bearing on the new case.

The firm said that while it is true that partner Daniel P. Cunningham did serve as counsel to the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, his work has no substantial relationship to the antitrust suit the firm is now...
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