Ex-Holland & Knight Atty Escapes Sanction In Bias Suit

Law360, New York (October 28, 2010, 4:37 PM EDT) -- A New York judge has refused to impose a recommended $2,500 sanction for a former Holland & Knight LLP partner who allegedly missed a discovery deadline in his wrongful termination suit against the firm.

Judge Marcy Friedman of the New York County Supreme Court on Monday denied Holland & Knight's motion to confirm a special referee's April 6 recommendation that plaintiff John K. Weir be fined $2,500 in costs as well as counsel fees for neglecting to timely file his note of issue and certificate of...
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