NY Times Column Criticizing Madoff Trustee Flawed on Many Levels

A recent New York Times article by Andrew Ross Sorkin severely and unfairly criticizes Irving Picard, the trustee for the Bernard L. Madoff Ponzi scheme. It states, "Mr. Picard has had much more success collecting money for himself and a dozen law firms and consultants than any victim of Mr...

Investors Settle with Madoff Feeder Fund Fairfield Greenwich for Up To $80.25 Million

A class of Madoff investors has settled with Fairfield Greenwich and its related entities for up to $80.25 million. These entities were Madoff feeder funds that had invested over $4.5 billion with Madoff. In their second amended complaint, the investors asserted claims of common law fraud federal...

Valentine's Day Surprise for Madoff Victims as Trustee Seeks to Make Third Interim Distribution

Just in time for Valentine's Day, the court-appointed bankruptcy trustee overseeing the aftermath of Bernard Madoff's $65 billion Ponzi scheme has sought court approval to make a third distribution to victims. Irving Picard, the bankruptcy trustee, indicated his intention in today's court...