Duane Morris Faces Malpractice Suit Over FCA Case Fees

Law360, New York (June 27, 2012, 10:01 PM EDT) -- An Illinois nursing home on Wednesday filed a malpractice suit against Duane Morris LLP and one of its partners for allegedly breaching a capped fee agreement and charging excessive fees for representation in a False Claims Act suit two former employees brought against the company.

In a complaint filed in Cook County Circuit Court, Momence Meadows Nursing Center Inc. and its president Jacob Graff said Duane Morris and partner Howard Hoffmann cost them millions in legal fees with duplicative and unnecessary work.

In addition, Duane Morris...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.