WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York partnership alleges a Philadelphia woman has not paid for legal services it provided.
Held & Hines LLP filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York against Sandy Hussain alleging breach of contract
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that it was contracted by the defendant in 2014 for legal services in a trademark infringement case regarding Fashion Digital. The plaintiff holds Sandy Hussain responsible because the defendant allegedly failed and refused to comply with her contractual agreement with plaintiff that she would pay them its contingency fee and to reimburse them for any expenses it incurred.
The plaintiff seeks judgment in an amount to be determined in trial but no less than $736,000 plus interest, accounting to determine the value of benefits granted to the defendant, judgment in an amount to be determined in trial but no less than $700,000 plus interest, order the defendant to take all steps to convey to plaintiff a 30 percent interest in Fashion Digital and its intellectual property, interest, reimbursement of costs, all legal fees and any other relief as the court deems just. It is represented by Hillel I. Parness of Parness Law Firm PLLC in New York.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York Case number 1:16-cv-05273-JSR