Lehman Creditors Seek Geithner Testimony In JPMorgan Suit

Law360, Washington (February 17, 2012, 7:04 PM EST) -- Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. creditors on Thursday demanded that U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner provide the court with his recollections of conversations with executives of the fallen investment giant and JPMorgan Chase Bank NA at the time of Lehman's' collapse in 2008.

The official committee of unsecured creditors filed a memorandum in Washington federal court alleging that Geithner has exclusive evidence regarding an $8.6 billion payment to JPMorgan, and asked a judge to subpoena him.

Geithner, who was president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New...
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