U.S. Attorney Patrick J. Fitzgerald in Chicago said he is stepping down on June 30, ending a 24-year career in which he prosecuted one White House aide, two governors, state and municipal job holders and terrorists.
Northwestern University football coach Patrick Fitzgerald told a labor hearing it’s the program’s job to help students to excel academically, athletically and socially as the school opposes an attempt by players to be considered employees.
The loan on the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, a Hawaiian vacation area co-owned by Michael Dell’s MSD Capital LP, is close to a restructuring as the property benefits from higher room rates and rising luxury-home demand, said Patrick Fitzgerald, chief executive officer of the resort.
Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich’s 14-year prison sentence should send the message that the public and judges are fed up with the state’s history of corruption, said the U.S. Attorney who prosecuted the case.
Latham & Watkins LLP’s Zachary Fardon was nominated by President Obama to be U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois in Chicago. He would replace Patrick Fitzgerald, who left last June and joined Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP.
A former foreign-exchange trader, Jeffery Lowrance, was extradited from Peru on charges he swindled about 400 U.S. investors, leading to losses of at least $5 million, according to federal prosecutors in Chicago.