Judge Guts Forced-Retirement Suit Against Booz Allen Execs

Law360, New York (February 15, 2012, 10:44 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday gutted a suit filed by former Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. officers claiming they were forced to retire and sell their stock options as part of a scheme by other executives to profit from a deal with The Carlyle Group.

U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan dismissed securities fraud claims, as well as claims brought under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act and the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act. Only one of the plaintiffs' claims survived the dismissal motions....
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