Morgan Lewis Can't Evade $9M Malpractice Suit, BDO Claims

Law360, Washington (September 26, 2013, 3:47 PM EDT) -- BDO Seidman LLP urged a District of Columbia Court of Appeals panel Thursday to revive its $9 million malpractice suit accusing Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP of failing to properly alert the accounting firm that it was offering illegal tax shelters, claiming the law firm should be held accountable for its bad-faith conduct.

According to BDO, Morgan Lewis didn't warn the accounting firm's board and executives that its subsidiary Tax Solutions Group was developing, marketing and selling illegal tax shelter products, a practice that eventually led...
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