Judge Tosses Some Claims In Enron Litigation

Law360, New York (August 27, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- More than five years after scandal erupted at energy giant Enron Corp., the company's officers and shareholders are still trading motions in a Texas court. Though the accounting fraud has felled many former Enron executives, the company's outside directors recently scored a victory when a judge partially granted their motion to dismiss securities fraud claims filed against them.

On Friday, Judge Melinda Harmon of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas agreed to dismiss allegations of aiding and abetting lodged against the outside...
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