Justices Want SG's View On $1.6B Argentine Debt Row

Law360, New York (April 15, 2013, 2:59 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday asked for the solicitor general's take on Argentina's push to block a “vulture” hedge fund from gathering information from two banks on the country's worldwide finances, as the fund tries to cash in on $1.6 billion in defaulted Argentine bonds.

In a one-sentence order, the high court invited the views of the U.S. on the case, which has not yet been granted a writ of certiorari.

In its January petition, the South American nation argues that NML Capital Ltd., an...
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