Judge Bars $22M Adelphia Fee Dispute From NY Court

Law360, New York (March 16, 2011, 6:48 PM EDT) -- A $22 million contract dispute over attorneys' fees between three New York law firms that represented plaintiffs in a securities class action involving Adelphia Communications Corp. does not belong in state court, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

Judge Lawrence M. McKenna of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York granted the request of Abbey Spanier Rodd & Abrams LLP and Kirby McInerney LLP for an injunction, preventing Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP from pursuing an action it filed in New York...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.