Ex-Atmel GC Seeks Data From Wilson Sonsini

Law360, New York (May 12, 2010, 3:40 PM EDT) -- After refusing to settle stock options backdating derivative litigation along with his 23 co-defendants, current and former Atmel Corp. executives, the semiconductor company’s former general counsel is seeking to force Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC to turn over documents he says are important to his defense.

J. Michael Ross filed a motion with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Tuesday alleging Wilson Sonsini, Atmel’s former outside counsel, has failed to comply with an October subpoena and should be compelled to...
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