Attys Accused Of Trying To Hijack Wells Fargo OT Suit

Law360, New York (September 29, 2011, 2:07 PM EDT) -- Texas attorneys representing mortgage consultants in a nationwide overtime collective action against Wells Fargo & Co. claimed Wednesday that rivals from a similar suit in New Jersey were attempting to hijack the case by filing a bid to become lead counsel in the multidistrict litigation.

In a brief filed in Texas federal court, attorneys representing a nationwide collective action filed in Texas said the attorneys for the New Jersey plaintiffs had changed their stance on pursuing a multidistrict case against Wells Fargo after initially balking at...
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