Garvey Schubert Can Seek Indemnification In License Row

Law360 (April 23, 2019, 9:04 PM EDT) -- Garvey Schubert Barer has won the right to pursue equitable indemnification from any judgment that might be entered in a malpractice claim against the firm and a former attorney who has been accused of botching a license application for a low-power television station.

The ruling Monday from a D.C. federal court allows the firm to continue seeking that any eventual liability split between them over the faulty license request be based according to the parties' comparable fault. The firm argues it did not represent the broadcaster at the time of improper filing, so it has no exposure to damages on that...

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October 26, 2015

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