Fired GC Must Pay Securities Firm Attys' Fees: Judge

Law360, New York (April 14, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has affirmed an arbitration panel's dismissal of a wrongful termination suit filed by the fired general counsel for GFI Securities Inc. — which had in turn accused him of forging documents to score a $100,000 bonus — ordering the lawyer to pay the company attorneys' fees of nearly $375,000.

Epstein Becker & Green PC represented GFI in the matter and on Tuesday announced the judge's decision against former general counsel Chaim A. Levin.

Judge Joan A. Madden of the Supreme Court of the State...
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