Sam Waksal

Founder of the biopharmaceutical company ImClone who was convicted of insider trading
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According to the New York Times, Dunne partnered with disgraced ImClone founder Sam Waksal on a number of downtown loft conversions before Waksal was jailed in 2002 for insider trading in a scandal that also landed Martha Stewart behind bars.
Martha Stewart's daughter had dated Sam Waksal, founder of ImClone Systems, a drug development company.
Sam Waksal, the former chief executive of ImClone Systems Inc.
The stock hasn't traded that high since June 2002, when company founder Martha Stewart's friend Sam Waksal was charged with insider trading in the scandal that led to Stewart's conviction for lying to investigators.
Over the past few months, the federal prosecutors have had a pretty good record--look at Martha Stewart, Sam Waksal, or the Rigases.
It was December 27, 2001, when Stewart, in a brief phone call on her way to a Mexican holiday, sold 3,928 shares of ImClone Systems, a company run by her long-time friend Sam Waksal.
It was December 27, 2001, when Stewart, in a brief phone call from a Texas airport on her way to a Mexican holiday, sold 3,928 shares of ImClone Systems, a company run by her long-time friend Sam Waksal.
If she is the victim of an injustice, does the same contention apply to her mentor Sam Waksal of ImClone, who is now serving time for his insider trading?
The conviction of ImClone CEO Sam Waksal on insider trading violations is an example of executive greed.
The disappointingly short list of the indicted and/or jailed includes a handful of Enron execs, Tyco's Dennis Kozlowski, ImClone's Sam Waksal .
Prior to selling her ImClone shares, Stewart received material, nonpublic information from her broker, and then she tried to speak with Sam Waksal for the purpose of receiving additional information.
A friend of hers, Sam Waksal, ran a drug company named ImClone that just like every pharmaceutical company lives and dies by the FDA's often unpredictable determinations.