Cincinnati City Solicitor Conflicted? Questions arise in Open Meetings Case

Attorneys in the Cincinnati Solicitor’s office filed a motion to withdraw its prior filing opposing intervention by Derek Bauman and a motion for additional time to file a new response, in our suit alleging violations of the Open Meetings Act.

Bauman’s attorney Paul DeMarco raised the question of conflict in a letter July 17, 2018 letter, questioning whether the City’s response was on behalf of Dennary, Landsman Sittenfeld, Seelbach,  and Young; or if the Solicitor’s office would be filling a separate memo on their behalf. And if so, whether the Solicitor’s Office had obtained conflict waivers from their various clients.

Read the filings here and here.

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