Plaintiff Looks To Fire Lerach, Scott

Law360, New York (January 1, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- The ramifications of Milberg Weiss’ kickback scandal continue to reverberate. In court papers filed before the U.S. District Court in Dallas, the lead plaintiff in a securities fraud class action against Halliburton Co. requested that a judge remove David R. Scott of Scott + Scott LLC and William S. Lerach of Lerach, Coughlin, Stoia, Geller, Rudman & Robbins LLP from the case.

Lerach, who split from what was then known as Milberg Weiss Bershad Hynes & Lerach LLP in 2004, is still under Department of Justice...
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