Pre-Marketing 4.12.11

April 12, 2011, 3:28 PM UTC

* Hank Paulson: My role in the financial crisis

* Thomas Catan: DoJ and FTC bureaucrats battle over pole position on anti-trust cases

* Poke, poke: Court rules that Winklevoss twins must abide by original Facebook settlement, but they plan to appeal. Meanwhile, the guy who claims Zuck gave him a 50% ownership stake in 2003 may have some actual evidence.

* Morning Call: U.S. futures point lower, London opens softEuropean shares fall on Japan worries and the Nikkei tumbles.

* Anthony Nicholls: What is really killing pharma

* Bob Buderi: If Michigan were a stock, I’d buy lots of options

* Q&A with Richard Miller: Re-engineering the way we teach engineers

* Is debt refinancing the only remaining option for troubled Indian microfinance institutions?

* Star witness? Will Waiting for Superman star Geoffrey Canada be allowed to testify on Raj’s behalf?

* Sneaky squid? Marvell Tech (MRVL) co-founders sue Goldman Sachs (GS), alleging they were duped into meeting a margin call.

* Line of the Day, from a review of David Foster Wallace’s final tome: “Unfortunately, when you’re dead, people make decisions for you.”

* Obama’s upcoming budget speech reportedly will call for higher taxes on wealthier Americans. Is this simply about finally letting Bush-era cuts expire, or could carried interest also be back on the table?