Bear Stearns Fights Ruling On Bankrupt Hedge Funds

Law360, New York (September 11, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Liquidators of two failed Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. hedge funds have appealed a federal bankruptcy court's ruling that blocked the funds from filing for Chapter 15 bankruptcy protection in late August.

The joint provisional liquidators filed a notice of appeal late Monday to the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, to get a review of the court's earlier decision.

In late August, Judge Burton R. Lifland of the United States Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York had...
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