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Ex-gov’t atty Neal Katyal cannot represent former AU Optronics exec

 |  May 20, 2012

U.S. District Judge Susan Illston has ruled that former acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal cannot represent Hui Hsiung, a former AU Optronics executive, in his appeal of a price-fixing conviction. The DOJ had sought to keep Katyal from arguing the case himself; Katyal had supervised other government attorneys when the U.S. opposed AU Optronics’ efforts to quash grand jury subpoenas. Katyal is now a partner at Hogan Lovells.

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