IP Malpractice Suit Belongs In Fed. Court: Texas Top Court

Law360, New York (December 16, 2011, 9:48 PM EST) -- Texas' highest court on Friday dismissed a former securities broker's legal malpractice suit claiming his attorneys failed to defend him against claims that his financial software patent was invalid, ruling that federal courts are a more appropriate venue for the case.

Vernon Minton's suit against his former counsel — Jerry W. Gunn, Williams Squire & Wren LLP and Williams Squire attorney James E. Wren, Slusser & Frost LLP, Slusser Wilson & Partridge LLP and Slusser Wilson attorneys William C. Slusser and Michael E. Wilson — contains...
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