Appellate judges reacted with skepticism Wednesday to arguments that Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Charles E. Ramos should be disqualified from hearing a state lawsuit to force former New York Stock Exchange Chairman Richard A. Grasso to return much of his $187.5 million compensation package.

Attorneys for Grasso appeared Wednesday before a four-judge panel of New York’s Appellate Division, 1st Department, to appeal Ramos’ refusing to recuse himself from the case and saying he would decide the reasonableness of the compensation in a bench trial.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]