Ironic: The New York Law Journal via Law.com reports that the lawyers bringing the shareholder class action against Refco Inc. have been getting help from Refco’s former CEO—something one of the laywers says could be a first.
Am Law 200: The Am Law 200 is out today. Read the overview of this year’s results here.
Gitmo Protestors: D.C. Superior Court Judge Wendell Gardner Jr. yesterday convicted thirty-four people of misdemeanor charges for demonstrating outside of the U.S. Supreme Court on the anniversary of the opening of Guantánamo Bay. The WaPo has more.
Insider Trading: Preliminary charges of insider trading have been filed against the former co-chief executive of European Aeronautic Defense and Space, reports the NYT.