Ex-UBS Banker Seeks Leniency In Insider Trading Suit

Law360, New York (March 8, 2011, 2:31 PM EST) -- A former UBS Securities Inc. banker who pled guilty to insider trading-related charges asked a New York federal judge for leniency Monday, saying the year he has already served in prison warrants his release.

Igor Poteroba filed his sentencing brief in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, several months after he pled guilty to three counts of securities fraud and a conspiracy charge. He faces a maximum sentence of 65 years in prison and is scheduled to be sentenced on March...
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