Nine years before former SAC Capital Advisors LP fund manager Mathew Martoma engaged in what prosecutors claim was “the most lucrative insider trading scheme ever charged,” he was kicked out of Harvard Law School for faking his grades.
Former SAC Capital Advisors LP portfolio manager Mathew Martoma is scheduled to go on trial Nov. 4 on charges he helped the hedge fund founded by Steven A. Cohen make $276 million using illegal tips about a drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease.
Former SAC Capital Advisors LP fund manager Mathew Martoma was portrayed by his lawyer as the victim of a “rush to judgment” by prosecutors looking to use him to bring insider-trading charges against his former boss, Steven A. Cohen.
Richard Strassberg, the New York lawyer who represented Martha Stewart’s broker Peter Bacanovic in their 2004 criminal trial, will head a legal team defending former SAC Capital Advisors LP portfolio manager Mathew Martoma.
The government’s star witness at the insider trading trial of Mathew Martoma told a defense lawyer seeking to discredit his testimony that his memory of a key 2008 meeting with the former SAC Capital Advisors LP fund manager improved over time.
Deutsche Bank AG salesman Jon-Paul Rorech broke no law by giving a hedge-fund manager information on a bond sale, his lawyer said as U.S. regulators’ first trial alleging insider-trading of credit-default swaps came to a close.