Mothership Has Sailed On P-Funk Malpractice Suit, Judge Says

Law360, New York (May 2, 2012, 6:46 PM EDT) -- A Washington state federal judge on Monday threw out George Clinton’s malpractice suit against Hendricks & Lewis PLLC over legal work performed in California, saying the funk legend waited too long to accuse his former counsel of botching a series of intellectual property pursuits.

U.S. District Judge Robert S. Lasnik granted Hendricks’ motion for summary judgment seeking an end to Clinton’s suit, saying the Funkadelic frontman should have filed his malpractice suit within a year of realizing Hendricks' alleged misdeeds, as required by the statute of...
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Clinton v. Hendricks & Lewis PLLC et al


Case Number

2:11-cv-01142

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Washington Western

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

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Robert S. Lasnik

Date Filed

July 11, 2011

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