NHL Star Drops Malpractice Suit Against Hyman Lippitt

Law360, New York (July 21, 2010, 2:21 PM EDT) -- Ex-NHL star Sergei Fedorov and his former counsel at Hyman Lippitt PC have agreed to drop a malpractice suit claiming the firm's conflict of interest in its simultaneous representation of Fedorov's financial adviser contributed to the hockey player's loss of more than $60 million in investments.

The parties submitted a joint stipulation for dismissal with prejudice Tuesday in the U.S District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, notifying the court that the parties had resolved their dispute and that the case should be dismissed without...
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