Rajat Gupta Loses Post-Conviction Appeal

Gupta v. United States, 2d Cir., Jan. 11, 2019 (per curiam) The Second Circuit affirmed Judge Rakoff’s denial of Rajat Gupta’s post-conviction motion under 28 U.S.C. § 2255. Gupta argued that the district court’s jury instructions regarding the “personal benefit” component of insider trading offenses was invalid under the Second Circuit’s later decision in United […]