Judge Spears Barclays' Argument Over Lehman Sale

Law360, New York (October 21, 2010, 7:12 PM EDT) -- A bankruptcy judge said on Thursday that he did not feel he was kept informed of substantial changes to Barclays PLC's acquisition of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.'s business assets, throwing a curveball into closing arguments in a trial over the deal.

Judge James M. Peck interrupted a summation by Barclays lawyer David Boies in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, telling the lawyer that he did not think a so-called clarification letter — amending a sale order — was submitted for...
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