Seyfarth Can’t Nix Malpractice Foe: Mass. High Court

Law360, New York (August 2, 2011, 8:41 PM EDT) -- The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled Friday that an attorney for PCG Trading LLC cannot be barred from representing the company in its malpractice and breach of contract suit against Seyfarth Shaw LLP over a colleague's comments on the case.

Seyfarth Shaw had successfully opposed the pro hac vice admission of Robert L. Garner of Bickel & Brewer after an October 2009 article in the National Law Journal on the case — in which PCG claims the firm failed to advise it of a conflict of...
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