Ex-Juniper GC Fights SEC Witnesses In Backdating Case

Law360, New York (April 28, 2011, 7:23 PM EDT) -- An ex-Juniper Networks Inc. general counsel asked a California federal judge Thursday to bar the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission from using testimony from certain Juniper investors in its case alleging she took part in a $900 million stock options backdating scheme.

The SEC sued Berry in August 2007, alleging that her misconduct caused semiconductor equipment company KLA-Tencor — where she was general counsel and vice president between 1997 and 1999 — and Juniper, a network security provider, to conceal hundreds of millions of dollars in...
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