Ohio Attorney General Appoints Markovits, Stock & DeMarco Special Counsel in Freddie Mac Securities Fraud Case.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine appointed Markovits, Stock & DeMarco to serve as Special Counsel for Ohio Public Employees Retirement System who, in turn, is serving as Lead Plaintiff in the securities fraud class action litigation against Freddie Mac for misleading the investing public regarding its exposure to toxic subprime mortgage loans. The case, Civil Action No. 4:08-cv-160, is in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio before the Honorable John R. Adams.