Law Firm Beats DQ Attempt In Bankrupt Nightclub Insurer Row

Law360, New York (February 19, 2014, 8:41 PM EST) -- A Delaware court on Wednesday refused to disqualify Parkowski Guerke & Swayze PA from representing bankrupt nightclub insurer Indemnity Insurance Corp. RPG, over a purported conflict of interest, in a state seizure proceeding, finding an attorney’s prior representation of a related company doesn’t prejudice the current action.

Various entities affiliated with Indemnity’s founder, Jeffrey B. Cohen, whose positions with the insurer have since ceased, had filed a related action in Maryland and claim that in light of Parkowski attorney James D. Nutter’s prior representation of one...
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