Getty Tries To Halt Suit Over Gas Station Transfers

Law360, New York (February 22, 2012, 8:20 PM EST) -- Getty Petroleum Marketing Inc. filed suit Tuesday asking the judge handling its New York bankruptcy proceeding to block several lawsuits, including a dispute over a 2009 transfer of gas stations from Getty to then-sister company Lukoil North America LLC.

Lukoil Americas Corp. owned Getty and Lukoil North America at the time of the transfer, which Getty's current CEO Bjorn Q. Aaserod has said was "a fraudulent transfer that must be unwound" and part of the reason the company had to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection...
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