Baker Donelson Fined Over Discovery 'Misunderstanding'

By Emma Cueto (September 7, 2018, 7:12 PM EDT) -- A Washington federal judge on Friday ordered Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC and Corr Cronin LLP to each pay $500 in sanctions for attempting to use a "misunderstanding" as a "weapon" in a motion for a quick win in a fraud suit.

U.S. District Judge Thomas S. Zilly said the firms were too quick to claim that Medstreaming LLC, which has been accused of selling defective software to the radiology service providers that Baker Donelson and Corr Cronin represented, had not responded to a request for admissions because the response came just after the midnight deadline and via email...

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