Lord & Taylor Sues DC-Area Mall Over Redevelopment

Law360, New York (July 16, 2013, 7:10 PM EDT) -- Lord & Taylor LLC has sued a Washington, D.C.-area shopping mall over its plans to redevelop the site, saying its designs for revising the area violate a nearly 38-year-old agreement which requires the retailer’s consent for any modification of the complex.

In a suit filed July 1 in Maryland federal court, Lord & Taylor argues that White Flint LP, which operates the White Flint Mall in North Bethesda, Md., has hatched a plan to demolish the shopping center and redevelop the surrounding area to the detriment...
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