Analyst Says He Passed Marvell Tips To Whitman

Law360, New York (August 1, 2012, 9:12 PM EDT) -- An analyst turned government cooperator said Wednesday that he passed confidential information about Marvell Technology Group Ltd. to accused insider trader Doug Whitman, taking the stand as the government begins to build its case against him with testimony and wiretaps.

Karl Motey told jurors that he passed Whitman revenue information from sources inside the data storage and sales divisions of Marvell, a semiconductor maker. Prosecutors claim Whitman, the founder of California-based hedge fund Whitman Capital LLC, traded on inside information from Marvell, Polycom Inc. and Google...
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