Hoge Fenton Wins Sanctions Over Malpractice Suit Removal

Law360, Los Angeles (January 11, 2013, 8:59 PM EST) -- Law firm Hoge Fenton Jones & Appel won sanctions in California federal court Thursday against a former client it had represented in a securities suit for improperly removing his legal malpractice action against the firm to federal court in an attempt to obtain a favorable ruling.

U.S. District Judge Samuel Conti slapped former Hoge Fenton client Robert Pack and his attorney Russell A. Robinson with $15,000 in sanctions for removing to federal court fraud claims against the law firm that a California state court had previously...
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Case Information

Case Title

Pack et al v. Jones et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit



Samuel Conti

Date Filed

August 28, 2012

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