11th Circ. Ships KKR-Huff Battle Back To State Court

Law360, New York (April 30, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a long-running battle between investment management company W.R. Huff Asset Management Co. and private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., a federal appeals court has ruled that it lacks jurisdiction to consider the latest appeal, turning the case over to a state court.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Wednesday dismissed KKR's appeal of a lower court's order granting W.R. Huff leave to file a fourth amended complaint. The appeals court found that it lacked appellate jurisdiction because the lower...
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