Federal Circuit Grants Writ of Mandamus Preventing Deposition of Federal Reserve Chairman

more+
less-

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit recently reversed a trial court’s decision allowing plaintiffs in Starr International, Inc. v. United States, No. 11-00779(c), a takings lawsuit involving a class of investors who had owned AIG common stock in September of 2008, to depose Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke. Attorneys for Starr claimed that they wanted to depose Chairman Bernanke about his involvement in the federal government’s bailout of AIG during the 2008 financial crisis.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Published In: Constitutional Law Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Nancie G. Marzulla, Marzulla Law, LLC | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »

CONNECT

Nancie G. Marzulla
Marzulla Law, LLC

I am a takings lawyer--with a practice focused on litigating takings claims in the U.S. Court of... View Profile »


Follow Marzulla Law, LLC:

Reporters on Deadline