Client Sues Lieff, Cabraser

A bottled water company has sued Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP -- its own law firm -- alleging that the firm took confidential information discovered in its representation in the water bottler's unfair competition lawsuit against certain competitors, and used it as the basis for its own class action lawsuit against the same competitors, thereby devaluing the original lawsuit. Somehow, this doesn't surprise me. Read all about it at Courthouse News Service.