Fidelity Whistleblower Loses Suit Years After High Court Win

Law360, Boston (November 14, 2017, 7:20 PM EST) -- A former finance director at Fidelity Investments failed to prove in Massachusetts federal court that her concerns of possible accounting fraud at the mutual funds business were credible, a jury decided Tuesday.

The verdict, which the jury returned after one day of deliberations, unraveled Jackie Hosang Lawson’s claim that the mutual funds company pushed her toward the door in retaliation for blowing the whistle.

"I have to respect the jury system. It is what makes this country great,” Lawson said in an interview after the verdict was returned. “It's been a long 10 years to get my day in court and...

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