Filene's Basement Trustee Seeks Fried Frank Docs In Ch. 11
By Dan Ivers
Law360, New York (May 21, 2014, 7:44 PM EDT) -- A U.S. trustee on Tuesday asked a Delaware federal bankruptcy judge to force clients of Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP including Vornado Realty Trust to cough up documents related to the firm's role representing them as creditors in Massachusetts-based clothing retailer Filene's Basement's Chapter 11 case.
Roberta A. DeAngelis argued that Vornado Realty Trust and Rabina Properties were required to turn over the records and are off base in their insistence that the documents are not within their “possession, custody or control” because they...