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"Sears would have had billions of dollars more to pay its third-party creditors today, and would not have sustained the amount of disruption, expense and loss on the job as a result of the recent bankruptcy report," Lampert had not taken action by ESL Investments said in a statement to USA Today that the "quarreling" lawsuit calls the charges found in "unfounded claims and imaginative claims" that "are misleading or just plain wrong."
"We are confident that the processes we followed for each of these transactions, is unimplementable, "said ESL, according to USA Today.
Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in October after knocking down thousands of stores and cutting hundreds of thousands of employees across the country.
A spokesman for the Treasury Department did not immediately send a request for comment on lawsuit Thursday night.