Zebersky Payne Shaw Lewenz is a boutique litigation and trial law firm that handles almost exclusively high-stakes litigation matters. Though its flagship office is in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Zebersky Payne Shaw Lewenz handles complex commercial litigation, class actions, consumer protection litigation, personal injury, and wrongful death matters across the United States and the world.

Kimberly Slaven-Hauth and Jordan A. Shaw, Attorneys at ZPSL

The ZPSL Commercial Litigation Team is representing a mid-sized court reporting firm in a business dispute following a failed merger of equals. The suit, which has claims and counterclaims sounding in contract, equity, and business tort, has been pending for nearly four (4) years.

ZPSL Partners, Kimberly Slaven-Hauth, Esq. and Jordan Shaw, Esq. filed a motion seeking sanctions, after the Plaintiff, Patricia Bailey-Entin, former owner of Bailey and Associates Reporting, Inc., refused to sit for deposition. Broward Circuit Judge, David Haimes, referred the motion to a Special Magistrate—Retired Eleventh Circuit Complex Business Court Judge, Alan Fine.

In his Report and Recommendation, Judge Fine recommended the imposition of $12,000 in sanctions against Bailey-Entin.

For comprehensive coverage, please refer to the original article authored by Michael A. Mora on www.law.com/dailybusinessreview.