Fairfield Sentry Battles HSBC, Others Over Venue

Law360, New York (March 9, 2011, 8:16 PM EST) -- An attorney for Fairfield Sentry Ltd., Bernard L. Madoff's largest feeder fund, told a bankruptcy judge Wednesday not to remand more than 40 adversary proceedings against financial institutions and others back to state court.

The defendants agreed to settle disputes in New York and it made more sense to keep all actions before the same judge in bankruptcy court instead of before a state court, Sentry attorney David J. Molton of Brown Rudnick LLP told Judge Burton R. Lifland of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the...
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