LightSquared Says Dish Chair Withheld Key Docs In Debt Row

Law360, New York (March 24, 2014, 6:38 PM EDT) -- LightSquared Inc. on Friday urged a bankruptcy judge to find in its favor in a dispute surrounding Dish Network Corp. chairman Charlie Ergen’s purchase of $1 billion of the private equity-backed company's debt, as punishment for Ergen’s counsel allegedly withholding key documents during a trial last month.

The dispute stems from a lawsuit that the bankrupt telecommunications company, controlled by Philip Falcone’s Harbinger Capital Partners LLC, launched last year accusing Ergen of secretly, and in violation of a credit agreement, buying up a controlling share of...
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