Supreme Court Won't Hear Ex-Primary Global Exec's Bail Bid

Law360, New York (February 19, 2013, 12:13 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to consider the bail application of imprisoned onetime Primary Global Research LLC consultant Winifred Jiau, who claims a former Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP partner botched her defense during an insider trading trial.

The high court denied Jiau’s application for bail pending appeal without comment, affirming a Nov. 5 Second Circuit decision. In June 2011, a New York federal jury found Jiau guilty on charges of conspiracy and securities fraud for selling hedge fund managers tips about technology company...
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