Stephen Baldwin Says Jeffer Mangels Helped Costner Dupe Him

Law360, New York (September 7, 2012, 11:07 PM EDT) -- Stephen Baldwin filed a $10 million suit against Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP on Friday claiming the law firm, while representing the actor, helped Kevin Costner dupe him out of his interest in their oil cleanup company by hiding a $52 million deal with BP PLC.

In a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, Baldwin and fellow allegedly duped investor Spyridon Contogouris accused the firm and partner Daniel M. Grigsby of professional negligence, breach of fiduciary duty and fraud for failing to disclose that...
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