After Seinfeld And Madoff Cases, SAC No Sweat For Judge
By Max Stendahl
Law360, New York (July 31, 2013, 7:53 PM EDT) -- U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain has handled everything from a book copyright case against Jerry Seinfeld to the sentencing of Bernard Madoff's little brother. Now attorneys say the former Debevoise & Plimpton LLP counsel is ready for her biggest assignment yet: the insider trading indictment of SAC Capital Advisors LP.
Judge Swain is poised to oversee the U.S. Department of Justice's case alleging SAC encouraged rampant insider trading by employees between 1999 and 2010. SAC pled not guilty Friday to the five-count indictment during a...