Goldman Sachs May Face Claims Of Probe Interference

Law360, New York (December 12, 2013, 6:28 PM EST) -- Goldman Sachs Group Inc. could face claims that it conspired with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York to obstruct a bank probe by having an examiner fired, a lawyer for the examiner said Thursday.

Carmen M. Segarra may bring claims of conspiracy directly against Goldman Sachs, her lawyer, Linda J. Stengle, told Law360 on Thursday.

Segarra claims that she was fired after refusing to rewrite a report that said Goldman failed to follow federal rules regarding a firmwide conflict of interest program. She has leveled retaliation...
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