Texas High Court Urged To Affirm Bickel's Ouster In $60M Suit
By Jess Davis
Law360, Dallas (February 10, 2014, 6:24 PM ET) -- Inppamet SA, a Chilean manufacturing company, on Thursday asked the Texas Supreme Court to affirm a ruling barring Dallas-based Bickel & Brewer LLP from representing its opponent in a $60 million contract fight, arguing the firm knew it was breaking rules when it hired a former Inppamet employee.
Inppamet and Texas-based RSR Corp. were deep into litigation over a contract for Inppamet to manufacture metal anodes when a judge ordered Bickel & Brewer removed from the case, against the recommendation of a special master. Bickel &...