We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Exec Pleads Guilty After 'Threatening' Pensions Regulator

Law360, London (November 28, 2018, 12:33 PM GMT) -- The boss of a major U.K. packaging company who allegedly threatened to “come after” a manager with the pensions regulator if he “crossed him” has pled guilty to a criminal offense and been banned for life from serving as a retirement scheme trustee.

The Pensions Regulator said on Wednesday that Thomas Wrigley, chief executive of Discovery Flexibles Ltd., entered his plea at Dundee Sheriff Court in Scotland after he repeatedly refused to disclose information to the watchdog. The regulator launched an investigation after a whistleblower alleged that Wrigley, in his role as chairman of the trustees, was considering investing more than £1.2 million...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

map

Kirkland & Ellis LLP has redefined what it means to be the biggest of BigLaw — weighing in at 2,116 attorneys by year end 2018 and becoming the first firm since Law360 began tracking law firm head counts to top 2,000 U.S.-based attorneys.

Related

Sections

Companies

Government Agencies