Gov’t, Court Slap Down Claimant Hopefuls in NYC Tower Suit

Law360, New York (February 19, 2015, 4:09 PM EST) -- The U.S. government on Wednesday blasted a family looking to intervene in a suit over the sale of Iran's interest in a Manhattan tower as being too late to the table, on the heels of a New York federal judge denying another party looking to become a claimant to the assets.

In a letter to U.S. District Judge Katherine B. Forrest, U.S. Department of Justice attorneys argued that a motion to intervene by Jeremy Levin, who was kidnapped in 1984 by terrorists allegedly funded by Iran,...
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