Ex-JPMorgan Exec Says He Was Axed For Exposing Kickbacks

Law360, New York (June 20, 2012, 1:28 PM EDT) -- A former JPMorgan Chase & Co. executive claims in a lawsuit filed on Friday that the bank fired him after he uncovered an illegal kickback scheme involving JPMorgan and its vendors and prevented him from getting a similar job at Citigroup Global Markets Inc.

Tariq Hassan, who served as JPMorgan's chief procurement officer from October 2007 to July 2008, says in a complaint filed in New York federal court that the bank retaliated against him for investigating and revealing evidence of the kickbacks and other illegal...
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