UBS Wins Bid To Move Madoff Trustee's $2.6B Suits

Law360, New York (July 14, 2011, 9:25 PM EDT) -- A federal judge in New York on Thursday granted UBS AG's request to transfer a pair of lawsuits seeking approximately $2.6 billion filed by the trustee overseeing Bernard L. Madoff's securities firm from bankruptcy court to district court.

U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon accepted the cases in the Southern District of New York, one week after she had informed attorneys in the case that she was likely to approve the Swiss bank's request to have the case heard in district court alongside trustee Irving H. Picard's...
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Case Title

Picard v. UBS Fund Services (Luxembourg) SA


Case Number

1:11-cv-04212

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Bankruptcy Withdrawal

Judge

Colleen McMahon

Date Filed

June 21, 2011


Case Title

Irving H. Picard v. UBS AG et al


Case Number

1:11-cv-04213

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Bankruptcy Withdrawal

Judge

Colleen McMahon

Date Filed

June 21, 2011

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