Firm's Win Upheld In Malpractice Suit Over Gillette Deal

Law360, New York (June 16, 2010, 8:11 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a malpractice suit brought by a group of Zooth Inc. shareholders who say the law firm Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP failed to put certain protective provisions into a $28 million agreement governing the sale of the children's dental care company to Gillette Co.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on Wednesday affirmed the grant of summary judgment to Taft, agreeing with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District...
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