Putnam Whistleblower Wants Cut of the Action

Burke, Kevin
July 2005
Investment Management Weekly;7/11/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 27, p1
Reports on a civil lawsuit filed by Peter Scannell, a resident of Weymouth, Massachusetts, against Massachusetts attorney general Thomas Reilly in an attempt to secure a reward for his role in exposing the alleged trading abuses of Putnam Investments in 2005. Amount of the reward trying to collect by Scannell under the False Claims Act of the state; Provisions of the False Claims Act; Remarks from David Kerrigan, government bureau chief of Reilly, on the revelations made by Scannell.


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