Rothstein Faces Another Deposition Over $1.2B Scam

Law360, New York (February 13, 2012, 3:22 PM EST) -- A Florida federal judge on Monday ordered a second deposition of jailed Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein to flesh out more than two dozen suits brought by the trustee for his bankrupt law firm over Rothstein's $1.2 billion scheme involving the sale of shares in sham legal settlements.

U.S. District Judge Judge James I. Cohn ordered Rothstein to appear for a video conference deposition from June 4 to June 15. Questions at the deposition will relate to 29 adversary proceedings brought by Herbert Stettin, the court-appointed trustee...
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