Boies Fights Sanctions Over Conflict In $350M Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (November 13, 2013, 2:43 PM EST) -- Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP on Tuesday appealed a New York federal judge's award of sanctions against the firm for allegedly failing to bow out of a $350 million antitrust case against Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. despite a clear conflict of interest.

The firm's notice of interlocutory appeal said it would also be asking the Second Circuit to reverse U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon's refusal to reconsider certain statements in her order granting the sanctions sought by Host, which Boies Schiller at one point represented...
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