Republican candidate for Governor obtains dismissal of fraud claims
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Jones Day achieved the successful dismissal of fraud claims filed against a Republican candidate for Governor in conjunction with a national class action that threatened his candidacy as a result of opponent's aggressive use thereof against him in the election. Jones Day promptly moved, and ultimately exculpated that candidate from the litigation thereby ending the negative publicity associated therewith, working in conjunction with the candidate's election and public relations groups. That candidate is now the Governor of (confidential).