Fannie Investors Try To Make Ex-SEC Official Talk

Law360, New York (August 28, 2009, 4:45 PM EDT) -- Investors suing Fannie Mae over allegedly misleading statements it made in 2004 have asked a federal judge to order the testimony of Donald Nicolaisen, chief accountant of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission at the time.

In a motion filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, the investors asked the court to order Nicolaisen to comply with a subpoena, saying he has important knowledge about Fannie Mae's financial records.

The motion also takes issue with a letter sent to the court...
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