Mayer Brown Bids To Toss Final Claim In Refco Suit

Law360, New York (April 7, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Mayer Brown LLP has moved to throw out the sole claim remaining against it in a lawsuit brought by a group of investment funds in connection with the collapse of brokerage firm Refco Inc., saying the plaintiffs have failed to plead fraud with particularity, among other things.

In an answer filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Mayer Brown argued that the first amended complaint by investment funds associated with Thomas H. Lee Partners LP should be dismissed because...
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