LEO: Conflict in Interests - Persons Other  LE Op. 229


Conflict in Interests - Persons Other Than Client.


September 20, 1973


It is improper for an attorney representing a client who has been

permitted to maintain a class action in forma pauperis to accept

compensation for such representation from one other than his client unless

the client consents and the court approves after full disclosure. [See II:



Committee Opinion September 20, 1973