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Madoff Trustee Agrees To $162 Million Settlement With New York Mets' Owners
Posted on 19 Mar 2012 by Timothy Raub

NEW YORK - (Mealey's) The owners of Major League Baseball's New York Mets and the liquidation trustee of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC (BLMIS) agreed on March 19 to a $162 million settlement of claims relating to the defendants'... Read More

Podcast: Ben Feder Of Kelley Drye & Warren On Madoff Trustee Lawsuit Against Mets Owners
Posted on 2 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

In this podcast, Benjamin D. Feder of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP discusses the background of the lawsuit filed by Irving Picard, trustee of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, against the Wilpon Group, owner of the New York Mets. Mr. Feder... Read More

New York Mets Owners Challenge Madoff Trustee Lawsuit
Posted on 8 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) New York Mets executives argued Thursday that a lawsuit claiming they should have heeded warning signs of a 25-year fraud carried out by jailed financier Bernard Madoff is "a fiction" and should be thrown out. "There were... Read More

Judge Tosses New York Mets Fan's Broken Bat Lawsuit
Posted on 28 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) A judge has thrown out a New York Mets fan's lawsuit against the team and Major League Baseball over a bat that broke and flew into his face when he was in the stands of the now-demolished Shea Stadium. James Falzon sued last summer... Read More

Woman Sues N.Y. Mets Pitcher, Alleging Sex Assault
Posted on 11 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MIAMI - (AP) A Florida woman who accused New York Mets pitcher Johan Santana of rape is suing him after authorities declined to prosecute the case. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Lee County accuses Santana of wrongful imprisonment and rape in southwest... Read More