Alioto Can't Unfreeze $28M LCD Fee Cut From Escrow

Law360, Los Angeles (May 21, 2013, 6:27 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge Monday refused lawyer Joseph M. Alioto's attempt to unfreeze $28.2 million in attorneys' fees for liquid crystal display multidistrict, price-fixing litigation while third party LFG National Capital LLC's lawsuit over a lien against his firm is still pending.

U.S. District Judge Susan Illston, who is overseeing the MDL, previously rejected a bid to overturn the Alioto Law Firm's fee award for its work representing indirect purchasers in the price-fixing MDL. LFG has asked for more than half of the firm's $47 million...
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