US Atty Haag Ready To Redraw White Collar Battlefield

Law360, New York (March 28, 2011, 6:27 PM EDT) -- U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California Melinda Haag insists she isn't trying to pick a fight with her New York counterpart, but she will say this: White collar prosecutions, even the juicy, headline-grabbing variety, ought to stay in Northern California if that's where the offenses occurred.

"We'll address the white collar crime that exists here. Whether it rises to the level of the crime that happens, or may happen, in New York, remains to be seen," Haag told Law360. "It's not that I think...
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