Stolt Asks Court To Stay Civil Case

Law360, New York (October 31, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- Now that the Department of Justice has handed down an indictment implicating Stolt-Nielsen SA in widespread scheme to rig bids in the transport industry, the company has turned its attention to putting off the class action securities suit filed against it.

Stolt has filed a motion to stay the civil proceedings pending against it until the conclusion of the criminal case brought by the DOJ.

“The denial of the petition for writ of certiorari by the Supreme Court of the United States in no way diminishes...
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