Copyright 2006, by the American Bar Association and The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., Washington, D.C. Reprinted with permission. 22 Law. Man. Prof. Conduct 272, June 14, 2006 Conflicts of Interest Retainer Agreement with Multiple Plaintiffs Can't Authorize Settlement by Majority Vote An attorney representing multiple plaintiffs in a lawsuit must not use a retainer agreement stating that acceptance of settlement offers will be decided by majority vote, the New Jersey Supreme Court made clear...