Sanford Heisler Welched On Class Action Fee Deal: Suit

Law360, New York (July 3, 2013, 4:00 PM EDT) -- Class-action boutique Sanford Heisler LLP cut Philadelphia-based Hamburg & Golden PC out of a contingency fee that Sanford won after settling a gender discrimination case that Hamburg originated, according to a suit brought Tuesday in a Pennsylvania court.

The suit, filed in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, alleges that Hamburg shepherded an unnamed client's claims through U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission proceedings for three years and obtained findings from the agency that allowed the client's suit to move forward before Sanford took over the case...
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