Lawyers for the former chief executive of KB Home have provided no evidence of prosecutorial misconduct that would necessitate a separate evidentiary hearing, the government argued on Tuesday in its stock options backdating case against him.

Instead, the government argued, lawyers for former company Chief Executive Officer Bruce Karatz are pursuing a “fishing expedition” to attack the credibility of prosecutors who work in the same district in which other prosecutors were found to have engaged in misconduct in the backdating case against two former executives of Broadcom Corp.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]