There's a new generation of insider traders -- and the Securities and Exchange Commission is taking notice. Just this Tuesday, the San Francisco office of the SEC brought charges against two local employees of accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers for trading on inside information about pending deals. In that case and others, the agency is focusing its efforts on gatekeepers like accountants and attorneys, according to lawyers inside and outside the SEC.
Insider Trading: Defense Bar's Next Growth Stock?
January 17, 2008