Fulbright Atty's Sanctions Nixed In Perjury Accusation Row

Law360, New York (August 25, 2011, 9:17 PM EDT) -- A Texas appeals court on Thursday reversed sanctions against a Fulbright & Jaworski LLP partner who allegedly said his rival counsel suborned perjury during a messy contract dispute between two video game companies.

Fulbright's Oscar Rey Rodriguez, a Dallas partner who represented PopCap Games International Ltd. in a suit against MumboJumbo LLC,  never actually accused his rival lawyers of suborning perjury, a three-judge panel said.

“There is no evidence to support the trial court's finding that Rodriguez accused counsel for MumboJumbo in open court of knowingly...
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