Daily Archives: June 29, 2009, 2:54 pm

Ruth Madoff Breaks Her Silence

Bernard Madoff’s wife, Ruth Madoff, broke her silence today on her husband’s massive Ponzi scheme.  Her statement follows below: I am breaking my silence now, because my reluctance to speak has been interpreted as indifference or lack of sympathy for the victims of my husband Bernie’s crime, whichis exactly the opposite of the truth. From the moment I learned from…

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George Schieren Joins Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in New York

George Schieren has joined law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP as a partner in its New York office.  The firm announced today that Schieren has joined its securities litigation and regulatory enforcement practice. Schieren joins Gibson Dunn from Clifford Chance. Prior to joining Clifford Chance, Schieren served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner…

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Securities Docket A.M. News Wire for June 29, 2009

Seeking Funds, Madoff Victims Turn on Each Other; Scrushy Invokes Stevens Case, Asks For New Trial; Investors Compete for a Piece of the Madoff Pie; Wife must testify in investigation into possible insider trading involving her husband; LA District Atty: Cal. Budget Cuts Would Help the Next Madoff Avoid Prison; Saudi retail investor denies involvement in insider trading, but accepts fine; and more.

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