Disney Secretary Admits To Insider Trading Scheme

Law360, New York (September 21, 2010, 7:16 PM EDT) -- A former assistant to a top Walt Disney Co. executive pled guilty Tuesday to leaking confidential information about the company’s earnings.

Bonnie Hoxie entered her guilty plea in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, admitting that she and her boyfriend schemed to sell Disney’s quarterly earnings figures and other information to bidders, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

Hoxie, a former secretary to Disney's head of corporate communications, confessed to one count of conspiracy to commit securities and wire fraud...
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