Model's Malpractice Claims Against Boies Revived

Law360, New York (July 21, 2010, 2:01 PM EDT) -- A New York appellate court has reinstated two malpractice claims in a fashion model's suit accusing Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP of mismanaging her claims against Elite Model Management Corp. and other major modeling agencies that were implicated in a price-fixing scheme.

The First Appellate Division of New York's Supreme Court on Tuesday found that plaintiff Maryanne Fletcher's malpractice claims against the firm should not have been dismissed, writing that the model did not need to offer a “detailed pleading” at such an early stage to...
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