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US attorney sanctioned in Russian Chapter 15 case

By Douglas Thomson

16 October 2019

US attorney sanctioned in Russian Chapter 15 case Moscow / istock.com/rogkoff

A New York bankruptcy court has sanctioned a US lawyer for “brazenly” violating a discovery order against his client, a Russian businesswoman jailed for embezzling US$2 billion from a now-bankrupt bank.