My Co-op Board of Directors (CBOD) runs a lawsuit against me. Mr. AAA is an attorney who represents CBOD in this lawsuit. The CBOD consists of 9 directors, 4 of them are officers. Today Mr. AAA filed new lawsuit against me and another 4 shareholders where Plaintiffs are 3 persons: Mr. BBB, Mr. CCC, and Mr. DDD. Text of the Verified Complaint has item “Parties” where there is an explanation that these 3 persons are directors and officers of the CBOD, one of them is President of the CBOD. Could you please tell me if this new case is “The CBOD against 5 shareholders” or this new case is “3 shareholders against 5 shareholders”? And, if your answer is “3 shareholders against 5 shareholders”, is this a conflict of interest for attorney Mr. AAA?
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The lawyer represents the Board in one case and Board members in the other? That does not sound like a conflict of interest.
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In any event, if there is a conflict of interest, the clients of the attorney can waive the conflict. You, as the opposing party, do not have standing to assert the conflict or to prevent waiver.
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