Ex-Wilson Sonsini Atty, Others Settle $32M Insider Trading Suit

Law360, New York (April 25, 2012, 5:29 PM EDT) -- Former Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC attorney Matthew Kluger, a New York stock trader and their middleman agreed to return some $32 million they allegedly netted through illegal trades ahead of 11 merger and acquisition announcements, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Wednesday.

Kluger, 51, a former associate with an M&A focus, had allegedly searched Wilson Sonsini's computer network since at least 2006 for confidential information about the firm's clients and their planned deals, feeding them to middleman Kenneth Robinson, 46, who in turn...
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