FILE PHOTO: The brand of Swiss financial institution UBS at an workplace constructing in Zurich July 27, 2015. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Picture
ZURICH (Reuters) – A New York appeals court docket has dismissed a U.S. whistleblower’s $20 million libel go well with towards Swiss financial institution UBS, his former employer, concluding that statements the Zurich-based financial institution made about him had been not less than “considerably true”.
Courtroom paperwork dated Might 21 confirmed that the appeals court docket upheld an earlier ruling dismissing claims that Bradley Birkenfeld introduced towards the financial institution in 2017, wherein he accused UBS of appearing with malice in making statements about him to the media.
Birkenfeld spent 2-1/2…