Feds Want Subpoena Over Versace Mansion Quashed

Law360, Miami (April 10, 2013, 8:37 PM EDT) -- The federal government on Tuesday urged a Florida bankruptcy judge to shield its law firm from a subpoena issued by lawyers for Gianni Versace's former South Beach mansion, in which convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein had invested money.

The U.S. government filed a statement in support of its outside legal counsel Jones Foster Johnston & Stubbs PA's motion to quash a subpoena issued by lawyers for telecommunications entrepreneur Peter Loftin, who is the majority owner of Versace's mansion Casa Casuarina.

The subpoena, issued in February, is...
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