Lichten Can Rep Workers In Robert Half OT Suit: Judge

Law360, New York (July 1, 2010, 4:50 PM EDT) -- Robert Half International Inc. counsel Seyfarth Shaw LLP has lost a bid to disqualify Lichten & Liss-Riordan PC from representing Robert Half workers in a New Jersey overtime suit, even though Lichten was barred from a similar class action in Massachusetts.

Judge Nathaniel M. Gorton of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts denied Seyfarth's motion on Tuesday, saying a ruling barring Lichten from the Massachusetts case was clear that it only applied to that dispute.

The issue arose when Lichten hired a former...
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