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This week, attorney Jorge Pereira, in conjunction with Chief Counsel Joshua Prince, was successful in having the Berks County District Attorney dismiss felony charges against a client in relation to him putatively providing false information on an application to purchase a firearm as a result of a prior conviction, which the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) erroneously contended was related to .
Morgan Stanley Owes $2.5M Over Trader Supervision July 30, 2015 A Financial Industry Regulatory Authority arbitration panel has awarded $2.5 million to a group of physicians who claim their Morgan Stanley & Co. Inc. trader in Jackson, Mississippi, was able to commit unauthorized trades and falsify business returns because of a lack of supervision.
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JP Turner Cleans House – Firm to Close JP Turner’s new owner is doing what the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and the SEC should have done long ago. They are shutting the place down. Long plagued by regulatory problems and allegations of investment fraud, new owner Cetera Financial Group has invited about half of JP Turner’s stockbrokers to join another ...
Victims of St. Louis automobile accidents are often left struggling to pay for medical and repair bills due to their inability to return to work. Car accidents can be extremely tragic, resulting in serious injuries to the driver and passengers. The victims are often left struggling with huge medical and repair bills.
If you are a battered spouse, child or parent, you may file an immigrant visa petition under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), as amended by the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). As a Miami immigration attorney, I have helped several clients seek relief under VAWA. The VAWA provisions in the INA allow certain spouses, children, and parents of U.S.
What is a Chapter 13 confirmation hearing? You probably know that in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you as a debtor propose a plan to set out how creditors will be paid over a minimum of three years to a maximum of five years. The plan sets out specified monthly payments the secured (examples are cars, house or furniture) or priority (examples are taxes or child support arrears) ...
50 Cent’s moniker has ceased being figurative— the rapper and business mogul has filed for bankruptcy in Connecticut’s Bankruptcy Court. Curtis James Jackson III, known by his stage name “50 Cent” or “Fiddy”, started his career as a successful rap artist, rising to the top of the charts and taking in millions of dollars in royalties annually.
Being involved in a car accident is always a stressful time. The psychological trauma can take significant time to wear off, you may be dealing with painful injuries that interfere with your everyday life, and your car may be totaled or need costly repairs. It’s a lot to juggle no matter what kind of accident you had, but the aftermath of car accidents involving multiple vehi ...
Summer Road Trips May Increase Accident Risks by Anthony Bruning | Jul 30, 2015 | Auto Accident | Family road trips and weekend getaways are a staple of the summer season. Whether taking the kids to Disney World or visiting family most Americans plan a road trip during the summer months. According to a survey conducted by AAA, approximately two-thirds of adults in the Unite ...
Lawyer Richard Johnson, Contributor. In our most recent blog post we offered an overview of British Columbia’s human rights regime, and how an employee’s childcare responsibilities fit with that framework. This week, we revisit the topic of an employee’s human rights protections, this time in the context of pregnancy leave.
On July 7, 2015, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court adopted new Rules of Criminal Procedure, and revised and renumbered other Rules, to provide for instructions to prospective and selected jurors concerning the use of personal electronic devices during their service. Jurors are prohibited from using such devices for communication or to conduct independent research on a case.
Bank of America Unit, Others, Accused of Illegal Manipulation of Treasury Auctions FOREX, LIBOR and now U.S. Treasury auctions. Some of the nation’s biggest banks have been accused of all sorts of market manipulations. A lawsuit filed this month suggests that the banking industry still hasn’t learned its lesson.
Sales Professional Awarded $31+ Million in False Claims Act Whistleblower Case This is a story we don’t often see. A federal judge says the Justice Department undervalued a whistleblower’s contribution. That finding was recently made in a massive False Claims Act case involving Endo Pharmaceuticals. Typically the Justice Department champions the rights of whistleblowers.
Injured after a fall from a ladder? Rasansky Law Firm can help! While a ladder fall can occur anywhere, the majority ladder fall accidents occur while on the job or at home. When an accident such as this occurs at home, you may be able to file a claim against your homeowners’ insurance policy in order to cover your medical bills and other related expenses.
Arb Bar Frets FINRA Comms Rule Reforms July 29, 2015 The Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association is concerned about planned changes to rules governing broker/dealers’ communications with the public, arguing that the reforms would undermine regulatory oversight and could harm investors. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has asked for feedback on the changes f ...
Any type of collision between a small passenger vehicle and a large commercial tractor-trailer can cause devastating damage and injuries. One of the most dangerous types of truck collisions, however, is the override crash. An override crash refers to any collision in which a truck runs over anything in its path, including other vehicles.
50 Cent Files for Bankruptcy Protection Posted on Jul 29, 2015 By Carla Handy July 29, 2015 by Carla Handy After a jury in New York City found 50 Cent, aka Curtis Jackson III, liable to the tune of $5 million dollars for his involvement in the dissemination of a sex tape, the rapper has filed for protection under Chapter 11 in Connecticut.