Developing the Judicial Role in Litigation Conflicts: Response to Green
Susan R. Martyn
University of Toledo - College of Law
Fordham Law Review, Vol. 65, 1996
Prof. Green suggests personal sanctions to redress certain litigation conflicts of interest, and he correctly focuses on what happens to clients in disqualification cases. But a better alternative would focus on fee forfeiture, not sanctions, as an additional deterrent and remedy.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 19
Keywords: Disqualification, Fee Forfeiture, Sanctions, Remedies, Conflict of Interest, Disclosure, Restatement of the Law Governing Lawyers
Date posted: July 10, 2008 ; Last revised: May 11, 2012