WolfBlock, Ex-Attys Fight Over Paychecks

Law360, New York (November 30, 2010, 6:20 PM EST) -- The defunct law firm WolfBlock LLP has reportedly forced its former partners into arbitration to defend their paychecks, arguing that they should return $1.6 million they were paid before the firm's dissolution.

Nearly 50 former partners have dug in and are refusing to pay back anything, according to a report published Tuesday in the Legal Intelligencer, a law journal. The partners are arguing that money they received is a salary, and has nothing to do with the firm's flagging fortunes.

WolfBlock cut checks for its partners...
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