We get this from the Internet and Class Action Blog.
“A $19 million class action lawsuit has been filed against DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary LLP (as successor in interest to Piper Marbury Rudnick & Wolfe, LLP). The lawsuit alleges that the defendant law firm committed professional negligence and legal malpractice in drafting documents relating to a merger between two companies, 21st Century Telecom and RCN Corporation. The putative class is comprised of shareholders of 21st Century Telecom. The lawsuit, which is filed in Cook County, Illinois, is entitled Edward T. Joyce, individually and on behalf of similarly situated stockholders of 21st Century Telecom Group, Inc. v. DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary LLP, 2006L9189.
The full story.