Robert Half Wants Plaintiffs' Firm Nixed In OT Suit

Law360, New York (June 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Robert Half International Inc. has asked a judge to disqualify Boston-based Lichten & Liss-Riordan PC from representing the plaintiffs in an overtime suit against the staffing company, alleging that the firm recently hired an attorney from Robert Half's counsel in the case, Seyfarth Shaw LLP.

In an emergency motion filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Robert Half claims that while at Seyfarth, the attorney in question, Sarah Getchell, discussed the case with senior attorneys, conducted legal research and drafted a...
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