Insurers Sue Artz, Dickinson Over Malpractice Spat

Law360, New York (April 8, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Two insurers have sued Artz & Artz PC and its 2007 merger partner, Dickinson Wright PLLC, in a bid to rescind two policies issued to the now-defunct law firm after two former partners allegedly concealed a likely malpractice claim over a client's lacrosse stick patent that lapsed after the firm failed to pay the maintenance fee on time.

Chicago Insurance Co. and Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. of Ohio filed the complaint Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, arguing that they...
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