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Babineaux v. Foster
Citation:2005 WL 711604 (E.D. La. 2005)
Babineaux (Plaintiff) filed a wrongful termination claim against Foster (Defendant) and the City of Hammond in Louisiana federal district court, after Babineaux was terminated as the City’s Recreation Director. The defendants filed a motion to disqualify Babineaux’s counsel based on a conflict of interest, based on counsel’s previous employment as an Assistant City Attorney for the City of Hammond. The City cites a previous, similar employment grievance filed by Babineaux at the time her counsel was working as an Assistant City Attorney.
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