Morgan Lewis Scores Dismissal Of Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (October 2, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP has convinced a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit accusing it of committing fraud and professional malpractice in prosecuting a patent application, but the judge did grant plaintiff Landmark Screens LLC permission to amend and refile the complaint.

On Tuesday, Judge Jeremy Fogel of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California granted the law firm's motion to dismiss the suit because Landmark Screens missed the one-year statute of limitations for filing malpractice claims and failed to show that...
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