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May 11, 1994 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Jett Asks Judge to Expedite Release of Money: Joseph Jett, the bond trader fired by Kidder, Peabody & Co. for allegedly reporting bogus profits, broke his silence to say Kidder has been "extremely unfair" in handling his case and that he is innocent of any wrongdoing. Jett and his lawyers filed an application in New York State Supreme Court for expedited arbitration of a claim for release of almost $5 million of his money being held by Kidder.
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December 9, 1994 | THOMAS S. MULLIGAN and TOM PETRUNO, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Wall Street's rush to cash in $9 billion worth of collateral on loans to tapped-out Orange County has set up an unprecedented battle between one of the nation's most affluent counties and some of the most powerful brokerage houses. Legal experts say the clash over the sales--and the county's bankruptcy filing itself--make for a legal tangle that may take years to unwind.
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December 9, 1994 | THOMAS S. MULLIGAN and TOM PETRUNO, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Wall Street's rush to cash in $9 billion worth of collateral on loans to tapped-out Orange County has set up an unprecedented battle between one of the nation's most affluent counties and some of the most powerful brokerage houses. Legal experts say the clash over the sales--and the county's bankruptcy filing itself--make for a legal tangle that may take years to unwind.
BUSINESS
May 11, 1994 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Jett Asks Judge to Expedite Release of Money: Joseph Jett, the bond trader fired by Kidder, Peabody & Co. for allegedly reporting bogus profits, broke his silence to say Kidder has been "extremely unfair" in handling his case and that he is innocent of any wrongdoing. Jett and his lawyers filed an application in New York State Supreme Court for expedited arbitration of a claim for release of almost $5 million of his money being held by Kidder.
BUSINESS
April 16, 1994 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Sales of risky, unregistered securities by PaineWebber Inc.'s Santa Barbara office helped get the Wall Street brokerage in trouble with regulators before. But that didn't stop the high-producing branch from doing it again.
BUSINESS
May 6, 1994 | From Associated Press
Joseph Jett, a bond trader fired from Kidder, Peabody & Co. for allegedly reporting bogus profits, sought in state court Thursday to force Kidder to release almost $5 million of his money. Jett's lawyer said Justice Martin Stecher signed an order directing the securities firm to explain in Manhattan's State Supreme Court next Tuesday why Kidder should not have to give Jett the money. Kenneth E. Warner, Jett's attorney, said the firm froze Jett's cash management account of $4.
BUSINESS
May 6, 1994 | From Associated Press
Joseph Jett, a bond trader fired from Kidder, Peabody & Co. for allegedly reporting bogus profits, sought in state court Thursday to force Kidder to release almost $5 million of his money. Jett's lawyer said Justice Martin Stecher signed an order directing the securities firm to explain in Manhattan's State Supreme Court next Tuesday why Kidder should not have to give Jett the money. Kenneth E. Warner, Jett's attorney, said the firm froze Jett's cash management account of $4.
BUSINESS
April 16, 1994 | SCOT J. PALTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Sales of risky, unregistered securities by PaineWebber Inc.'s Santa Barbara office helped get the Wall Street brokerage in trouble with regulators before. But that didn't stop the high-producing branch from doing it again.
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