Goffer Brother Seeks Lighter Term For Insider Trading

Law360, New York (September 23, 2011, 9:53 PM EDT) -- The brother of convicted former Galleon Group LLC trader Zvi Goffer asked for a lighter sentence Friday for his role in a two-year insider trading scheme, saying he needs to take care of his 3-year-old son who has a developmental abnormality.

Emanuel Goffer filed a sentencing memorandum in the Southern District of New York, asking for a sentence less than the 46- to 57-month sentence recommended by federal guidelines, citing his daily involvement in the therapy treatments of his son, who was diagnosed in infancy with...
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