Pa. Justice, Wife Launch Libel Suit Against Philly Inquirer

Law360, Philadelphia (February 28, 2014, 1:43 PM EST) -- Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery announced plans on Thursday to sue the parent company of Philadelphia’s two major daily newspapers for libel following a series of articles about fees his wife and chief judicial aide reportedly received for referring cases to personal injury firms.

The summons filed in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas by Justice McCaffery and his wife, attorney Lise Rapaport, comes in the wake of reports in June 2013 that the couple were under investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.