Touhy Firm Ducks Sanctions In Fee Spat With Ex-Attys

Law360, New York (June 24, 2010, 2:58 PM EDT) -- A federal magistrate judge has declined to sanction Touhy Touhy Buehler & Williams LLP as the firm fights with two of its former attorneys over a chunk of a $5 million wages and overtime class action settlement.

Magistrate Judge Thomas J. Shields' ruling, issued Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, said the Touhy firm did not show reckless disregard for the court as it filed a flurry of motions accusing attorneys Ryan Stephan and James Zouras of failing to put...
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