Insurer Settles With Atty, Marketer In $540M RICO Suit

Law360, Miami (December 1, 2016, 10:18 PM EST) -- Boston Life told a Florida federal court Thursday that it has reached an agreement to drop a marketer and several parties from its $540 million lawsuit claiming a conspiracy to knock off one of the insurer's products, but said claims will continue against Greenberg Traurig LLP, KPMG and others.

Boston Life and Annuity Co. Ltd. principal and shareholder Leo Ford and marketer Brad Barros jointly filed a stipulation of dismissal and proposed order in the West Palm Beach-based suit, which alleges violations of the Racketeer Influenced...
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Case Information

Case Title

Ford et al v. KPMG LLP et al

Case Number



Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization


William J. Zloch

Date Filed

April 20, 2016

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