McGuireWoods Can Represent Freedom For Now, Judge Says

Law360, Los Angeles (February 6, 2014, 10:14 PM EST) -- A West Virginia bankruptcy judge on Thursday reconsidered his decision to have McGuireWoods LLP represent Freedom Industries Inc., allowing it to do so on an interim basis, after a U.S. bankruptcy trustee asked to investigate the firm's connections to the defunct company blamed for a chemical leak.

Approving the Wednesday motion by the trustee, who wants time to look into claims that the firm is too close to the debtor, Judge Ronald G. Pearson amended and clarified his orders of retention of counsel for the debtor to...
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