BankAmerica Plaintiffs Seek OK To Pursue Accountant

Law360, New York (September 3, 2009, 2:59 PM EDT) -- Plaintiffs in the BankAmerica Corp. securities litigation have asked a judge whether they have the right to pursue claims against the law firm charged with distributing settlement proceeds after an accountant at the firm was caught up in a scheme that allegedly bilked plaintiffs in three major cases out of more than $40 million in settlement cash.

In a reconsideration motion filed Sept. 2 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri the plaintiffs asked Judge Carol E. Jackson to determine whether a...
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