Sidley, Kirkland Put Under Microscope In EFH Bankruptcy

Law360, New York (July 11, 2014, 4:20 PM EDT) -- The trustee for second-lien noteholders owed $1.6 billion in the Energy Future Holdings Corp. bankruptcy is pressing ahead with plans to scrutinize the debtors’ counsel Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Sidley Austin LLP over any past ties with the equity holders that bought out the energy giant in 2007, according to court papers filed Friday.

A pair of amended subpoena notices indicate that the noteholders’ trustee Wilmington Savings Fund Society FSB intends to depose Kirkland and Sidley representatives in New York on July 22 and July...
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