Lloyd's, Akin Gump Dodging Legal Bills, Stanford Says

Law360, New York (November 17, 2010, 2:17 PM EST) -- The Sydow Firm LLP, which represents accused Ponzi schemer Robert Allen Stanford, is insisting that Lloyd's of London and its lawyers at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP are trying to weasel out of some $650,000 in legal bills the insurer allegedly owes for Stanford's defense.

The petition, filed Friday in the District Court of Harris County, Texas, accuses Akin Gump and Lloyd's of refusing to pony up $652,818.70 in legal bills that Sydow said Lloyd's owed under three policies Stanford had with the insurer....
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