Navistar Wins Remand Of $500M Deloitte Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (October 31, 2011, 5:13 PM EDT) -- An Illinois federal judge sent manufacturer Navistar International Corp.'s $500 million fraud and malpractice suit against Deloitte & Touche LLP back to state court on Friday, saying Navistar's claims did not rest on issues of federal law.

Truck and engine maker Navistar had originally brought the suit in state court in April, claiming Deloitte’s fraud and incompetence in auditing it between 2002 and 2006 cost the company $500 million.

Though the case did not qualify for diversity jurisdiction, Deloitte removed the action to federal court in...
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