LOS ANGELES: The federal criminal trial of former Fleishman-Hillard, LA GM Doug Dowie and ex-SVP John Stodder begins today.
The two have been charged with conspiracy and wire fraud in an alleged 2003 scam to defraud the Department of Water and Power out of more than $300,000. Both men have pleaded not guilty.
PRWeek's Randi Schmelzer will be covering the trial live from Los Angeles. Please check back with PRWeek.com for periodic updates.