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Bankruptcy Trustee Defends Crane Heyman Malpractice Suit

Law360 (February 1, 2018, 3:47 PM EST) -- The trustee for bankrupt World Marketing LLC told an Illinois federal court Wednesday that World Marketing’s former counsel Crane Heyman Simon Welch & Clar couldn’t duck a malpractice case alleging it gave the company bad advice about the need to warn employees about looming layoffs.

Norman B. Newman, who served as trustee during World Marketing’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy, told the court he had gotten explicit permission from the bankruptcy court to bring the suit and that the matter had not already been decided by the bankruptcy...
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