Insurer Interstate Ends $5M Fight With Law Firm Kluger Peretz

Law360, Los Angeles (July 6, 2012, 4:59 PM EDT) -- Law firm Kluger Peretz Kaplan & Berlin PL and Axis Surplus Insurance Co. have resolved a federal lawsuit by Interstate Fire & Casualty Co. seeking to recover $5 million that Interstate tendered to help Kluger Peretz settle malpractice allegations, according to a dismissal order Tuesday.

U.S. District Judge Jose E. Martinez signed a final order dismissing the case without prejudice Tuesday, less than a week after the parties submitted a joint stipulation asking the judge to end the lawsuit.

Thursday’s dismissal brings to a close a...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Interstate Fire & Casualty Company v. Kluger, Peretz, Kaplan & Berlin, P.L. et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-22867

Court

Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Insurance

Judge

Jose E. Martinez

Date Filed

August 9, 2011

Law Firms

Companies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.