Rigas Family Urges Court To Ban Deloitte's Retreat

Law360, New York (August 29, 2007, 12:00 AM ET) -- A lawyer for the founders of bankrupt Adelphia Communications Corp. has filed a petition to a Pennsylvania state court to block moves by auditors Deloitte & Touche LLP to withdraw their fraud case against the family.

The Rigas family attorney Lawrence McMichael, of Philadelphia firm Dilworth Paxson LLP, filed the petition to the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Tuesday, asking the judge to strike the discontinuance filed by Deloitte last week.

The firm said on Friday that the claims filed against the Rigas family four years...
To view the full article, take a free trial now.
Try Law360 for free for seven days
Already a subscriber? Click here to login

Already have access?

  1. Forgot your password?
  2. Sign In

Get instant access to the one-stop news source for business lawyers