Judge Scraps Bail For Insider Trading Suspect Jiau

Law360, New York (March 2, 2011, 11:26 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday revoked bail for former Primary Global Research LLP consultant Winifred Jiau, who is accused of dishing insider tips about technology companies to hedge funds, over concerns she could flee to her native Taiwan.

Judge Robert Patterson remanded Jiau, who has been in custody since her Dec. 28 arrest, without bail in a hearing in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

The judge had signed off on a bail package Feb. 23 that required Jiau...
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