Former SEC IG May Have Had Conflicts Of Interest, Report Says

Law360, New York (October 5, 2012, 11:53 PM EDT) -- The former inspector general for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, who resigned after allegations of misconduct, may have had conflicts of interest with people involved in both the Bernard Madoff and R. Allen Stanford Ponzi schemes, according to a report released Friday.

Former SEC Inspector General H. David Kotz, who left in January after a tumultuous four-year term, had personal relationships with an attorney representing the victims in the Stanford case and with a Madoff whistleblower, according to a report issued by the U.S. Postal...
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