Haynes & Boone Kicks Off Defense In $118M Malpractice Trial

Law360, Houston (August 16, 2012, 7:37 PM EDT) -- During opening arguments in its malpractice suit Thursday, a defunct online pharmacy told jurors that Haynes and Boone LLP should pay $118 million for missing the filing deadline for an antitrust suit that could have saved the company from financial ruin.

On the first day of trial, Rx.Com Inc. argued Haynes and Boone partner Patrick Hughes and co-counsel at The O'Quinn Law Firm had waited too long to file an antitrust suit against pharmacy benefits managers that denied the company access to their networks, resulting in...
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