Misconduct Suit Stayed In Fight Over Austria Train Fire

Law360, New York (May 21, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A magistrate judge has stayed a misconduct suit filed following the dismissal of a lawsuit over a fire at an Austrian ski resort nearly a decade ago that killed more than 150 people, ruling that a federal appeals court's decision on the initial suit could render the subsequent case moot.

The district court case also involves claims by attorney Edward Fagan, who has been disbarred in New York for unethical conduct and has a similar action pending in New Jersey, and his co-counsel in the original...
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