State Supreme Court Spurns Citigroup Request

Law360, New York (May 23, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The Supreme Court of New Jersey has rejected Citigroup Inc.'s attempt to move a $10 billion lawsuit brought by Parmalat SpA from the Garden State to Italy, Parmalat said Wednesday.

“Parmalat's suit against Citigroup continues in New Jersey, the forum originally selected by Parmalat,” the company said in a press release.

In March, a New Jersey appellate court also rejected the motion for a change of venue. That decision followed a state superior court judge’s order stating in January that New Jersey—the site of Parmalat’s former...
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