Manatt Phelps Wins $7M Fee Appeal Against ECC Capital

By Dorothy Atkins (March 15, 2017, 8:03 PM EDT) -- A California appellate court affirmed on Wednesday a trial court's ruling that upheld an arbitrator's $7 million fee award to Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP for defeating ECC Capital Corp.'s malpractice claim, finding that ECC Capital waited too long to challenge the legality of an underlying agreement that included an arbitration provision....

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