Attorney Convicted in Stock Price Scheme
Posted May 1, 2007 8:32 AM CDT
By Debra Cassens Weiss
An Atlanta attorney has been found guilty of securities fraud.
Attorney Ulysses Thomas Ware was accused of issuing press releases to increase the price of stock before selling it at a profit, the New York Law Journal reports.
A federal jury in the Southern District of New York found Ware guilty after a two-week trial.