Quinn Loses Bid For Quick Appeal In Contract Atty OT Suit

Law360, New York (January 2, 2014, 3:22 PM EST) -- Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP has lost its attempt to appeal a New York federal judge’s refusal to dismiss a putative class action over the law firm’s alleged failure to pay overtime to temporary attorneys.

U.S. District Judge Ronnie Abrams refused on Dec. 20 to grant the law firm’s motion to have a decision denying its bid to dismiss the suit — filed by attorney Walter Henig in March — certified for interlocutory appeal. The judge issued the decision one day after the law firm...
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