RUSSIA: To Force Regulation?

In Manhattan, U. S. A., Charles Recht, U. S. attorney for the Soviet Government, announced that he had filed 200 suits against the New York Life Insurance Co. and the Equitable Life Assurance Society in an effort to obtain over $2,000,000 due to Russian holders of pre-revolution policies issued by these concerns.

J. F. Dulles, representing the New York Life, alleged that this litigation had been started in an effort to secure recognition for the Soviet Government by Washington: "It is the Soviets' belief that the U....

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