Rising Lateral Conflict Risk Exposed in Sidley DQ Bid

By Andrew Strickler (April 1, 2015, 9:27 PM EDT) -- A bid to toss Sidley Austin LLP from a big-ticket auditor negligence case over an alleged conflict arising from a lateral hire is the latest sign that lawyer mobility and firm mergers are raising conflict and disqualification risk for BigLaw, experts said....

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!