McAndrews, Schiff Blasted For 'Bad Faith' IP Suit

Law360, New York (April 8, 2014, 1:07 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge released an opinion Monday blasting attorneys from McAndrews Held & Malloy Ltd. and Schiff Hardin LLP for their “bad faith” litigation on behalf of Arachnid Inc. in a digital jukebox patent dispute, awarding fees and expenses to TouchTunes Music Corp.

U.S. District Judge Robert W. Sweet formally unsealed his March 24 opinion approving a fee request from TouchTunes counsel at Nixon & Vanderhye PC and Kaye Scholer LLP after finding that Arachnid's counsel made contradictory statements to the court and pursued...
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