Comverse CEO Fires Back At Shareholders

Law360, New York (September 14, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Attorneys for former Comverse CEO Jacob “Kobi” Alexander have accused shareholders in securities litigation of trying to sway a judge with irrelevant talk of the disgraced executive's “lavishly furnished” Namibian home.

In response to the plaintiffs' sur-reply to the brief in support of Alexander's motion to toss the case, filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, lawyers for the ex-chief claim the shareholders were intent on prejudicing the court.

Alexander's counsel, Edward Spiro, had moved to dismiss the lawsuit...
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