Texas Justices Steer Clear Of Spat Among Fen-Phen Lawyers

Law360, Dallas (March 10, 2017, 10:42 PM EST) -- The Texas Supreme Court declined Friday to review the dismissal of Houston law firm Fleming Nolen & Jez LLP’s malicious prosecution suit against Kirklin Law Firm PC in a referral fee dispute tied to a $339 million settlement over a recalled weight loss drug.

Without comment, the court denied a petition for review filed in January by Fleming Nolen that sought to revive claims that two other Houston firms and five attorneys conspired to intimidate and harass its managing partner with allegations he mishandled the settlement of...
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