Akin Wants $83M Bond Lowered In Malpractice Case

Law360, New York (June 25, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has asked a judge to waive or reduce a requested supersedeas bond of more than $83 million in a dispute accusing it of gross malpractice and negligence over botched technology patent applications and related infringement litigation.

In a motion filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, Akin Gump asked that the amount requested by Air Measurement Technologies Inc. and North-South Corp. be reduced to $25 million or waived altogether, arguing that it is...
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