SEC charges former Apple exec with insider trading

Former Apple lawyer Gene Levoff has been charged with insider trading by the SEC, which is accusing Levoff of exploiting his position at Apple to trade stocks ahead of earnings, via CNBC. Ironically, before he was fired, Levoff worked as the head of the corporate law group at the company and was “responsible for Apple’s compliance with securities laws.” In other words, his job was to make sure that Apple and its executives didn’t do the exact thing that he was caught doing. Levoff was “responsible for Apple’s compliance with securities laws” According to the SEC’s lawsuit, Levoff traded based on insider knowledge on at least three occasions in 2015 and 2016. He also had a history of insider trading, with at least three additional... Continue reading…

SEC charges former Apple exec with insider trading

The lawsuit alleges Gene Levoff profited and avoid losses of approximately $382,000 by illegally exploiting corporate information.

Wed 13 Feb 19 from The Washington Post

Apple's insider trading lawyer has been charged with insider trading

The SEC announced their charges yesterday and cover three transactions in 2015 and 2016. They also state that Levoff had a history of insider trading going back to additional transactions he ...

Thu 14 Feb 19 from Techspot

Former Apple lawyer charged with insider trading

Gene Levoff is accused of engaging in insider trading on several occasions between 2011 and 2016.

Wed 13 Feb 19 from BBC Technology

Former Apple lawyer charged with insider trading by SEC - CNET

The former exec traded on insider information three times in 2015 and 2016, profiting and avoiding losses of around $382,000, the suit says.

Wed 13 Feb 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Apple’s insider-trading policy enforcer accused of insider trading

Lawyer accused of avoiding $377,000 in losses by selling ahead of bad news.

Wed 13 Feb 19 from Arstechnica

Former Apple executive faces criminal charge for insider trading

He's accused of using inside information to make stock trades for a six-figure profit.        

Wed 13 Feb 19 from USA today

U.S. charges former top Apple lawyer with insider trading

The former top corporate lawyer at Apple Inc was criminally charged by the U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday with insider trading ahead of six of the iPhone maker's quarterly earnings ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from Reuters Technology

Apple’s former securities lawyer has been accused of insider trading by the SEC

Former Apple lawyer Gene Levoff has been charged with insider trading by the SEC, which is accusing Levoff of exploiting his position at Apple to trade stocks ahead of earnings, ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from The Verge

SEC charges former Apple compliance lawyer with insider trading, avoiding $382K in losses

The shine on Apple is getting a little tarnished. Today, the SEC filed a suit against Gene Levoff, a lawyer who used to work for the iPhone giant, accusing him of insider trading, selling millions ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from TechCrunch

Former Apple lawyer accused by SEC of insider trading

A former senior lawyer at Apple Inc was accused by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday of insider trading ahead of the iPhone maker's quarterly earnings announcements. ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from Reuters Technology

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