TITLE

Retirement Systems' Suit Against Bear Stearns Ends in Mistrial

PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;12/6/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the mistrial on the lawsuit brought by Retirement Systems of Alabama against Bear Stearns over its 2001 sale of bonds to the pension fund on November 19, 2004. Reason behind the mistrial; Schedule of the new trial; Overview of the case.
ACCESSION #
15279067

 

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