Mets Owners Fight To Keep Madoff Trustee Case Sealed

Law360, New York (February 1, 2011, 8:32 PM EST) -- The New York Mets' owners asked a bankruptcy court Tuesday to deny Bernard L. Madoff bankruptcy trustee Irving Picard's bid to unseal his suit alleging they should have known about Madoff's Ponzi scheme, decrying alleged confidentiality breaches in the case.

The ownership group, made up of Sterling Equities Inc., Fred and Jeff Wilpon, and a number of other parties, argued in a response to the motion to unseal in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York that making the documents public would...
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