Quattrone Guilty For Emailing Colleagues To Destroy Files

from the there's-that-email-again dept

Frank Quattrone, the famed investment banker who was a star in taking Silicon Valley companies public during the boom years, has now been found guilty of obstruction of justice for his emails to colleagues suggesting they destroy certain files concerning stock allocation. While the documents may have been destroyed, that email wasn’t… once again showing how emails can come back to haunt people. Has anyone done a study recently looking at just how many fraud cases these days involve email evidence?

Add Your Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Have a Techdirt Account? Sign in now. Want one? Register here

Comment Options:

Make this the or (get credits or sign in to see balance) what's this?

What's this?

Techdirt community members with Techdirt Credits can spotlight a comment as either the "First Word" or "Last Word" on a particular comment thread. Credits can be purchased at the Techdirt Insider Shop »

Follow Techdirt

Techdirt Daily Newsletter

Techdirt Deals
Techdirt Insider Discord
The latest chatter on the Techdirt Insider Discord channel...