An ex-AIG employee and four former top execs at General Re convicted last year of engaging in a scam to inflate AIG's loss reserves have filed papers asking the 2nd Circuit to overturn their convictions. To increase their chances, three of them have shaken up their legal teams by adding Am Law 200 lawyers with sterling appellate resumes. The defendants are asking the circuit to toss out the convictions on several grounds, including claims that the trial judge admitted hearsay evidence and gave improper jury instructions.
Defendants in AIG Scam Lawyer Up for Appeal
The American Lawyer
October 28, 2009