Biased Wal-Mart Atty Fees Should be Axed, 9th Circ. Hears

By Beth Winegarner (October 8, 2013, 6:09 PM EDT) -- A law firm that represented a class of Wal-Mart Inc. workers in multidistrict overtime-pay litigation urged the Ninth Circuit Tuesday to reverse a federal court's refusal to vacate an allegedly disproportionate allocation of $28 million in attorney fees decided by an arbitrator who purportedly hid his biases against the firm....

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