Judge Orders Accounting Firm's Insurer To Pay $10M To Bankruptcy Estate

Judge Orders Accounting Firm's Insurer To Pay $10M To Bankruptcy Estate

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - A Florida federal bankruptcy judge on April 9 granted a motion by the Chapter 11 trustee of the law firm once headed by convicted Ponzi scheme operator Scott Rothstein to compel the insurer of an accounting firm, which allegedly enabled the Ponzi scheme, to pay $10 million to the bankruptcy estate (In Re: Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler, No. 09-34791, Chapter 11, S.D. Fla. Bkcy.).  See related, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 37248.

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