Daisytek CFO Pushes For Dismissal Of SEC Case

Law360, New York (September 10, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A former executive at defunct office and computer product distributor Daisytek International Corp. has redoubled his efforts to get dismissed from a securities case due to alleged extortion on the part of government prosecutors.

In court documents filed Friday with the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, ex Daisytek CFO Ralph Mitchell reiterated that the Securities and Exchange Commission had illegally obtained interview notes and legal memoranda from a bankruptcy trustee and then used that information as “extortion to drive a wedge between...
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