The Mexican government hired a Texas-based law firm to sue more than a half-dozen gun manufacturers in the U.S., arguing that the companies facilitate gun trafficking to Mexico.

Richard Brunell, a Boston-based partner with Hilliard & Shadowen, filed the case Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts. The firm focuses on economic justice, antitrust and civil rights litigation.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]