Firms Fight For Top Dog Status In Pet Food Litigation

Law360, New York (September 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Fighting for the potentially lucrative status of lead counsel, two groups of lawyers traded barbs on Wednesday, each arguing that they were the best firms to serve the plaintiffs in an ongoing multidistrict litigation over the melamine-tainted pet food scare.

Thus far, three groups of firms have insisted that they should be appointed co-lead counsel in In Re: Pet Foods Products Liability Litigation: the Kamber group consisting of Kamber & Associates LLC, Blim & Edelson LLC and Audet & Partners LLP; the McLaughlin group consisting of...
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