Baron & Budd, Berman DeValerio End Xerox Fee Spat

Law360, New York (November 16, 2010, 1:15 PM EST) -- Baron & Budd PC and the Law Office of Bernard L. Charbonnet Jr. APLC have agreed to drop a contract case that accused Berman DeValerio of shortchanging them on legal fees from a $750 million settlement in a securities class action against Xerox Corp.

Judge Ivan L.R. Lemelle of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana signed off on an order, bearing Friday's date, which granted the parties' agreed motion to dismiss the suit with prejudice.

"The parties decided to amicably settle their...
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