Disney Insider's Beau Sentenced For Trading On Marvel Tip

Law360, Los Angeles (August 7, 2014, 7:06 PM EDT) -- A Walt Disney Co. extern's boyfriend was sentenced Thursday to three months in prison and ordered to pay $122,000 in restitution after pleading guilty to using insider information overheard from his girlfriend to invest in risky Marvel Entertainment Inc. call options ahead of its acquisition by Disney, reaping huge profits

During a hearing in Los Angeles, defendant Toby G. Scammell, 29, asked Judge S. James Otero to spare him time in federal prison. He choked up describing isolation he suffered during the U.S. Securities and Exchange...
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