NBA Star Scores 7th Circ. Win In Finance Adviser Contract Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (March 21, 2013, 3:58 PM EDT) -- The Seventh Circuit on Thursday sided with NBA star Ben Gordon of the Charlotte Bobcats in affirming his win in a suit brought by his former financial adviser who alleged Gordon breached their financial and consulting services agreement by terminating his services, finding the adviser’s arguments “unconvincing.”

Thursday’s decision comes more than a month after adviser Larry Harmon told the three-judge appellate panel that U.S. Judge Charles Kocoras improperly applied a cut-off date to the advisory services contract and erred by dismissing Harmon's malicious prosecution claim...
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