Dreier Judge Tells Cochran Firm To Yield Docs Or Face Fine

Law360, New York (June 22, 2012, 5:41 PM EDT) -- A New York bankruptcy judge on Thursday gave personal injury firm The Cochran Firm seven days to comply with a discovery order in the Dreier LLP bankruptcy, and threatened it with a $1,000-a-day fine if it does not.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Stuart M. Bernstein shot down Cochran and Professional Traders Management LLC's argument that they had not violated the order and were instead merely challenging its basis.

Dreier's liquidating trustee Sheila Gowan last week asked the court to force the firms to comply with an order...
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