Ex-Verizon Retail Exec Gets 5 Months For Corporate Leaks

Law360, New York (September 15, 2015, 3:57 PM EDT) -- A former executive at a Verizon Wireless retailer was sentenced in Massachusetts federal court Tuesday to five months in prison for selling corporate secrets to a Wall Street research firm, including information that led to a sharp decline in Blackberry Ltd.'s stock price.

U.S. District Judge Douglas Woodlock sentenced James Dunham to five months in prison and five months of home confinement following his guilty plea in June to one count of wire fraud. Dunham was also ordered to pay a $15,000 fine and $61,000 in...
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