Former Senior Attorney at Apple Attorney Caught Insider Trading
On February 14, 2019 insider trading charges were advance against the Apple lawyer responsible for supervising insider trading at that company. The charges were brought by the SEC.
As alleged, in house compliance attorney, Gene Daniel Levoff (who formerly acted as Apple’s global head of corporate law and corporate secretary), was privy to insider information as to Apple’s quarterly earnings announcements. Levoff had a prime position who regularly reviewed Apple’s numbers prior to public release.