Morgan Lewis Attys Violated Conduct Rule, Judge Says

Law360 (March 13, 2018, 10:40 PM EDT) -- Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP attorneys violated a rule of professional conduct when they represented both a hotel operator and several hotel workers who are potential members of a class suing the company for alleged wage-and-hour violations, but the lawyers can stay on the case under certain conditions, a California federal judge ruled Monday.

In the same decision, U.S. District Judge William Alsup certified a class of workers accusing Interstate Hotels & Resorts Inc. of shorting employees on meal breaks, rest breaks and overtime pay. The...
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Case Information

Case Title

Richardson v. Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Inc. et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: Other


William Alsup

Date Filed

November 23, 2016

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