TD Bank Loses Bid To Keep Rothstein Suit In Bankruptcy Court

Law360, Miami (April 23, 2013, 8:10 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Tuesday remanded to state court an investor suit accusing TD Bank NA of helping Scott Rothstein operate a $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme after a bankruptcy judge deemed the claims not essential to the Chapter 11 proceedings of Rothstein's law firm.

U.S. District Judge William P. Dimitrouleas adopted the report and recommendation of U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Raymond Ray to remand the suit, led by investor Don Beverly, back to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, where several similar investor suits are...
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