Quinn Emanuel May Pose Conflict In Megaupload Case, Feds Say

Law360, New York (June 14, 2012, 10:34 PM EDT) -- Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP's past representations of Google Inc. and other witnesses in the case against alleged piracy website Megaupload.com could introduce conflicts of interest in its proposed representation of the site's founder Kim Dotcom and others, prosecutors said Wednesday.

In an opposition motion filed in Virginia federal court, prosecutors argued that Quinn Emanuel's history with witnesses including Google, YouTube Inc., The Walt Disney Co. and others, would present a conflict especially because the firm is asking the court to release funds for the...
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