Trustee Appoints Second Northwest Examiner

Law360, New York (April 12, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Having struck out with her first choice, a U.S. Trustee has appointed a substitute examiner to look at whether Northwest Airlines Corp. is worth more than it claims.

On Wednesday, U.S. Trustee Diana G. Adams appointed Richard Nevins, a former co-head of the restructuring group at Jeffries & Co. Inc., to serve as the examiner in the case. He was approved the same day by Judge Allan Gropper of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Manhattan.

The court docket revealed, however, that the trustee’s first choice, Harvey...
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