Federal prosecutors and the bankruptcy trustee dismantling defunct law firm Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler are fighting over restitution plans for an estimated 350 victims of convicted fraudster Scott Rothstein's $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme. The two sides met Feb. 12 in hopes of finding a way to work together, but attempts at a behind-the-scenes collaboration immediately sputtered, according to a government motion, which decries "inflammatory statements" by the trustee's side.
Tension Flares Over Distribution of Seized Rothstein Assets
Daily Business Review
February 23, 2010