Greenberg Traurig Demands Docs In $200M Fraud Suit

Law360, New York (July 12, 2011, 7:19 PM EDT) -- Greenberg Traurig LLP on Tuesday demanded access to investment documents that could derail an investor class action in Arizona alleging the firm facilitated a $200 million fraud that bankrupted Mortgages Ltd.

Filed in May 2010, the putative class action claims Greenberg Traurig helped draft documents that allowed Mortgages to raise money for what was effectively a $200 million Ponzi scheme.

The firm asked the court to compel Oxford Investment Partners LLC, an investment adviser that sold Mortgage Ltd. securities to investors including lead plaintiff Robert Facciola,...
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