Firm Not Entitled to $2 Mil. in Attorney Fees
"Unfortunately, we had to wait a year and a half for our settlement proceeds because there was a non-meritorious motion filed by the Mitts firm, as the judge found," Samms said.
Mitts firm principal Maurice R. Mitts said in an email that the firm plans to appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and is "confident that we will receive a favorable ruling before that court."
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