American Automotive Accessories, Inc. v. Fishman, 175 F.3d 534

Steven Michael Ruffalo

Case Conclusion Date:April 24, 1999

Practice Area:Fraud

Outcome:Summary Judgment affirmed on appeal.

Description:Successfully challenged admission of hearsay statements deemed inadmissible under the declaration against penal interest exception to hearsay rule. Defeated claims under RICO statute and exonerated client through grant of Summary Judgment which was subsequently upheld by the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.