CORRECTED: Mass. Man Denies Gains From Nadel Ponzi Scheme

Law360, New York (September 22, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A Massachusetts man told a federal court in Florida on Wednesday he did not knowingly profit from a $168 million Ponzi scheme purportedly orchestrated by former hedge fund manager Arthur G. Nadel.

Mikhail Khodorkovsky included that denial in answer to a suit filed last year by the receiver for Nadel's estate, Burton W. Wiand.

Despite that assertion, the defendant may be in the midst of settlement negotiations concerning the allegations, according to a status report filed earlier this month by Wiand. The receiver said he expected to...
To view the full article, register now.