Shook Hardy Wants Atty Evals Nixed In Ponzi Scheme Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (June 20, 2013, 6:30 PM EDT) -- Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP shouldn’t be forced to compel employee evaluations for two attorneys accused of helping to keep imprisoned Ponzi schemer Nevin Shapiro's $930 million scheme alive, Shook Hardy told a Florida federal judge Thursday, citing privacy concerns.

The bankruptcy trustee for ex-University of Miami booster Shapiro’s former company sued Shapiro’s childhood friend Marc Levinson and his firm Shook Hardy in December, and the suit was removed to Florida federal court earlier this year. Just last week, Joel L. Tabas, the trustee for Shapiro's...
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Case Title

Tabas v. Shook Hardy and Bacon LLP et al


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1:13-cv-20080

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Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Securities/Commodities

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Kathleen M. Williams

Date Filed

January 9, 2013

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