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By Securities Docket on February 21, 2019, 6:37 pm
Jeffrey K. Skilling, the former Enron CEO who spent the past 12 years in prison for his role in masterminding one of most notorious corporate fraud cases in history, was released from federal custody on Thursday, the Bureau of Prisons said. via Jeffrey Skilling released after 12 years in prison for role in Enron scandal […]
By Securities Docket on August 31, 2018, 7:40 am
Former Enron executive Jeffrey Skilling has been released from prison. Skilling has been sent to a halfway house in Texas, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. via Former Enron CEO Jeffrey Skilling Has Been Released from Prison – Houston Public Media.
By Securities Docket on July 17, 2017, 10:18 am
As I talked with Mr. Mueller’s former Enron Task Force colleagues in recent weeks, it became clear to me that he believes the Enron team was successful — and understands why. That means his special counsel team will probably move more slowly than people anticipate. But it might also shock people with its aggressive investigative […]
By Securities Docket on December 5, 2016, 10:00 am
Fifteen years ago this month, the once high-flying energy company Enron completed its massive collapse when it filed a petition for bankruptcy protection. In his interesting December 2, 2016 post on the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation (here), Michael Peregrine of the McDermott, Will & Emery law firm takes a […]
By Securities Docket on December 1, 2016, 5:42 pm
Where were you on Dec. 2, 2001? It is not a cocktail party icebreaker question, but rather a test of perspective and experience. Because 15 years ago on that day, the energy giant Enron filed for bankruptcy protection, prompting a chain of seminal legislative, regulatory and public policy developments that influence corporate governance practices to […]
By Securities Docket on May 9, 2013, 7:17 am
Proposed agreement will require Skilling to give up remaining rights to appeal and his 2006 convictions on 19 criminal counts will stand.
By Securities Docket on April 5, 2013, 9:49 am
A notice posted on the Justice Department’s website yesterday indicates that the DOJ is is considering entering into a sentencing agreement with former Enron CEO Jeffrey K. Skilling that would reduce his sentence. In 2006, Skilling was convicted on fraud and conspiracy charges related to the fall of Enron, and sentenced to 24 years in prison. via DOJ Discloses […]
By Securities Docket on May 22, 2012, 2:28 pm
Former CEO Skilling to seek new trial based on “newly discovered evidence.”
By Securities Docket on December 1, 2011, 12:12 pm
Ten years later, where they are the key Enron figures?