Michael J. Kline Quoted in The New York Times and ESPN

August 22, 2011 – Press Releases

Corporate partner Michael J. Kline was quoted in several articles on the pending lawsuit between Mets Owner Fred Wilpon and Trustee for the victims of the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme Irving Picard.

Kline commented on the lawsuit before and after the Manhattan hearing with Judge Rakoff on Friday, August 19. His comments were included in the ESPN.com articles "Wilpon Lawyers Off to Court Friday " and "Ruling On Tossing Suit vs. Wilpons Will Wait ," as well as two articles from the The New York Times titled, "Madoff Decision is Significant Setback for Owners of Mets " and "Judge Hinting at Trial in Case of Mets Owners."

Kline regularly discusses cases stemming from the Madoff scheme on the White-Collar Compliance & Defense Blog.