Marks & Klein Kicked Off Quiznos Case Over Conflict

Law360, New York (July 18, 2012, 6:09 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey appeals court on Wednesday disqualified Marks & Klein LLP from representing a Quiznos franchise owner in a suit against the sandwich chain, saying an attorney for the firm had primary responsibility in defending Quiznos against nearly identical claims.

The New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, said Marks & Klein could not represent plaintiff Meena Mody in her business-related claims because Andrew Bleiman, a managing attorney in the firm's Chicago office, had recently jumped ship from Cheng Cohen where he had been actively involved...
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