Atty Ducks Sanctions For Suit Against Weil Gotshal

Law360, New York (May 7, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has declined to sanction the attorney for a plaintiff who sued Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP for fraud over its representation of Citigroup Inc. in a failed benefits lawsuit against the banking giant.

But, according to Judge Harold Baer Jr.'s ruling Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, attorney Henry M. Grubel must notify the court if he brings additional litigation against the firm in the judge's district or the Eastern District of New York.

"While this...
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