Bajo | Cuva | Cohen | Turkel Obtains Dismissal of Contract Case Claiming More Than $400,000 in Damages

Brad Barrios and David Hayes obtained a dismissal with prejudice in a $429,527 collections case filed by Collectarius Financial, LLC against Statebridge Company, LLC involving the assignment of accounts from law firms. Their argument was based on the ethical rules preserving client confidences after an assignment of an account and the circumvention of those rules by the assignment.

A copy of the Court’s order granting the Motion to Dismiss can be found here (opens in new window).

Collectarius Financial, LLC asked the Court for a rehearing on the dismissal, and theCourt denied (opens in new window) the motion.

Bloomberg Law’s analysis of the decision can be read here (opens in new window).