Bickel & Brewer Asks Texas Supreme Court To Undo Ouster

Law360, Dallas (July 2, 2013, 7:22 PM EDT) -- Bickel & Brewer LLP on Monday asked the Texas Supreme Court to reinstate it as counsel for RSR Corp. in a $60 million breach of contract suit, saying the state's lawyers need guidance about how far informal discovery can go without risking disqualification.

In a petition for mandamus, the firm argued an appellate ruling affirming its ouster from the case improperly expanded the reach of a 1998 Supreme Court ruling, In re: American Home Products Corp., that involved a paralegal who switched sides during litigation....
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