Judge Unlikely To Stop Foley From Glycine Duty Probe Work

Law360, Washington (November 30, 2012, 3:54 PM EST) -- A Washington federal judge said Friday he was unlikely to bar Foley & Lardner LLP from representing Chinese glycine companies in a duty investigation despite one of its attorney's prior representation of GEO Specialty Chemicals Inc. since the company's confidential material wouldn't be useful in the new case.

U.S. District Judge Richard J. Leon slammed GEO's attempt to block its former attorney Gregory Husisian — now of counsel at Foley — from representing Hebei Donghua Jiheng Fine Chemical Co. Ltd. and Hebei Donghua Jiheng Chemical Co....
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GEO SPECIALTY CHEMICALS, INCORPORATED v. HUSISIAN et al


Case Number

1:12-cv-01819

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District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

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Richard J. Leon

Date Filed

November 7, 2012

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