Madoff Trustee Can't Add Evidence To $386M Mets Fight

Law360, New York (March 1, 2012, 5:33 PM EST) -- The judge overseeing the $386 million clawback suit Bernard L. Madoff's bankruptcy trustee brought against the owners of the New York Mets ruled Wednesday that the trustee cannot add evidence to the case's summary judgment fight.

U.S. District Judge Jed S. Rakoff wants to decide by March 5 whether trustee Irving Picard's suit against the baseball team's owners will go to trial, and has no time to review additional evidence, he said in a written order.

Mets owners Saul Katz and Fred Wilpon argued last week...
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Case Information

Case Title

Irving H. Picard v. Saul B. Katz et al

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Bankruptcy Withdrawal


Jed S. Rakoff

Date Filed

May 26, 2011

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