Securities Docket News Wire for Dec. 9, 2008

  • Copy of compaint filed in SDNY by Wachova against Dreier LLP. #
  • Although Marc Dreier was sole equity partner in his 250-lawyer firm, Wachovia lawsuit targets every lawyer in firm. #
  • France: Former Airbus VP alleged to have knowledge about aircraft production delays charged with insider trading. #
  • SEC tells judge that Marc Dreier “did attempt and may have transferred assets” while jailed in Canada last week. #
  • Court names Mark Pomerantz of Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison as receiver to protect Dreier LLP’s assets. #