Ex-Kasowitz Partner Sues Over Firing Allegations

Law360, New York (June 6, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The former head of Kasowitz, Benson, Torres and Friedman LLP's intellectual property group has filed a $119 million lawsuit accusing the firm of defaming him by publicly implying that sexual misconduct led to his December 2007 firing.

Jeremy S. Pitcock filed a complaint against Kasowitz, public relations firm Sitrick & Co. and Eric Wallach, who heads Kasowitz's employment group, on Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. He said the firm made the statements in response to an IPLaw360 report...
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