Final Executive In CA Accounting Fraud Sentenced

Law360, New York (January 31, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Former Computer Associates executive Lloyd Silverstein, who was the first executive to plead guilty in the $2.2 billion scandal at Computer Associates, received no jail time in his sentencing Wednesday.

U.S. District Judge I. Leo Glasser gave Silverstein probation and six months of supervised release. Silverstein, who cooperated with authorities, could have faced five years in prison. Restitution is to be determined.

Silverstein, who was CA’s senior vice president of global sales, pled guilty in January 2004 to obstructing justice when he lied to federal officials...
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