TD Asks 11th Circ. To Nix $67M Rothstein Scheme Verdict

Law360, Miami (February 27, 2014, 7:43 PM EST) -- TD Bank NA asked an Eleventh Circuit panel Thursday to overturn a $67 million verdict on claims it aided jailed attorney Scott Rothstein's $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme, arguing that the investors who brought the suit lacked standing in the case.

In oral arguments in Miami, the bank's attorney Lawrence Robbins of Robbins Russell Englert Orseck Untereiner & Sauber LLP told the appeals court judges that Coquina Investments LLC “failed to carry its burden of proof showing that it had standing” instead of the 31 investors on...
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