PwC Calls Jury Primer 'Finger On The Scale' In $2B Suit

Law360, New York (March 20, 2017, 9:53 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge told the parties in MF Global’s $2 billion professional malpractice suit against PricewaterhouseCoopers that he would develop a primer to explain the complex evidence issues to the jury despite the assertion by PwC’s attorney that it would put a “finger on the scale” in favor of the investment house.

U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero proposed the mid-trial jury instructions last week saying the five women and five men were probably “enormously confused” by the testimony in the trial — now in...
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