Boies Schiller Should Have Identified Conflict, Judge Says

Law360, Los Angeles (November 6, 2013, 10:32 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday refused to grant a request to reconsider certain statements in her order granting sanctions against Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP for allegedly ignoring a conflict of interest while working on a $350 million antitrust suit against Host Hotels & Resorts Inc., calling the motion "meritless."

U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon blasted Boies Schiller's motion for reconsideration, in which the firm asked the judge to change or delete two sentences in her October order describing the purportedly incomplete or insufficient information it provided to its outside ethics counsel, Michael Ross,...
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