WilmerHale Asks Texas Court To Toss McAfee Suit

Law360, New York (April 22, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- As long as McAfee Inc.'s former chief financial officer's appeal of his felony conviction for securities fraud is pending, McAfee's fraud case against counsel WilmerHale LLP cannot move forward and should be dismissed, the firm argued to the Texas Supreme Court.

The Texas Supreme Court agreed to hear arguments on a writ of mandamus in the case following a motion filed earlier this year by WilmerHale, according to Gerson Zweifach of Williams & Connolly LLP, who represents the firm. He added that the case in a...
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