Madoff Trustee Wants More Defendants In $59B Kohn Suit

Law360, New York (August 30, 2011, 3:47 PM EDT) -- The trustee overseeing the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff's investment company on Monday aimed to add more than 20 new defendants and several new factual claims to his $58.8 billion lawsuit against financier Sonja Kohn.

In a proposed amended complaint against Kohn's financial firm Bank Medici AG, filed in New York federal court, Irving H. Picard seeks to add 23 new defendants, including members of Kohn's family and sham entities in Canada, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and the Caribbean, as well as claims about past shady activity by...
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