Jury selection starts today in what has been termed the 'insider trading case of the century' as Galleon Group's head Raj Rajaratnam stands trial accused of illegally earning $50 million.
The trial is expected to last 6 to 8 weeks. Rajaratnam denies all charges but courtroom drama is expected when some key witnesses take the stand later this month.
Melanie Rodier has worked as a print and broadcast journalist for over 10 years, covering business and finance, general news, and film trade news. Prior to joining Wall Street & Technology in April 2007, Melanie lived in Paris, where she worked for the International Herald ... View Full Bio