Boies Schiller Reps Film Co. In 'Wolf Of Wall St.' Funding Suit

Law360, New York (August 3, 2016, 6:02 PM EDT) -- Boies Schiller & Flexner on Tuesday joined the fray of ongoing litigation by the U.S. Department of Justice surrounding allegedly ill-gotten funds that were funneled partially into the production of Martin Scorsese’s film "The Wolf Of Wall Street," as counsel to the film's producer, Red Granite Pictures.

Boies partner Matthew Schwartz filed an application with a California federal court to represent the West Hollywood-based production company, which has found itself embroiled in allegations that its co-founder Riza Aziz, who is also the step-son of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, used $64 million in looted state Malaysian funds to bankroll the movie....

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!