• New York Based Brokerage Firm Charged in Investment Fraud

      New York Based Brokerage Firm Charged in Investment Fraud Posted on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10:46 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Brookville Capital Partners LLC, a registered brokerage firm based in New York, was charged by FINRA with investment fraud in connection with sales of a private placement offering.

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    • Bad Pharma Chronicles – Crestor & Medicaid Fraud?

      Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca released a major ad campaign for its heart medication, Crestor. One of those ads starts with the tag line, “Get it right the first time.” Medicaid officials in Texas, however, think AstraZeneca didn’t get it right… they believe the company has defrauded the public and taxpayers with “false and misleading marketing” of Crestor, the company’s le ...

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  • How Long Will My Oregon Divorce Take?

    How Long Will My Oregon Divorce Take? March 27, 2015 by BrasierLaw In Oregon, a divorce case can last anywhere from a few weeks to over a year depending on a lot of things. The most important thing that will determine the length of your divorce is how much you and your spouse are disagreeing about.

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  • Evolve Law is Coming to Los Angeles

    By now you know that ONE400 has been very active in the LegalTech community. We’ve recently partnered with Evolve Law to bring their great event to Los Angeles. Here’s what you need to know about Evolve Law: Evolve Law aims to bring legal tech companies, lawyers, in house counsel, entrepreneurs and legal tech enthusiasts across the country together for product demos, discussions ...

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  • New Whistleblower News Website Launched

    Finally, an independent news source and clearinghouse for whistleblowers, the Whistleblower News Review! There are a couple good whistleblower organizations within the United States but none dedicated exclusively to whistleblower news stories. All that changed today with the launching of the new site. Why are we so excited? There are two reasons; first we are advertisers on the new site.

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  • 2015 Estate Tax Repeal?

    Very soon, the Congressional House Ways and Means Committee will vote on a repeal of the federal estate and gift tax. If the measure gets through the committee, it would then move on to a full vote in Congress, before being decided upon by the Senate. Currently, the federal estate and gift tax threshold is $5.43m for individuals who pass away in 2015, up slightly from 2014’s $5.34m mark.

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  • Trevor Thomas Presenting at Law Week 2015, April 13th

    People’s Law School – Law Week 2015 Employment Law Times and locations: April 13, 2015 at 12:00 pm People’s Law School 900 Howe Street, Vancouver and April 13, 2015 at 7:00 pm Richmond Public Library – Brighouse Branch Community Place, Second Floor, 7700 Minoru Gate #100 The People’s Law School presents Law Week 2015 April 13 to 17 at various locations throug ...

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  • Successful CRA Appeal

    We represented a small business in its appeal of a ruling by the Canada Revenue Agency that the business’ workers were properly classified as employees, as opposed to self-employed independent contractors. The effect of this initial ruling was that our client was ordered to make certain EI, CPP and ...

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  • Texas Securities Commisioner Shuts Down Unregistered Sale of Oil & Gas Royalties

    March 25, 2015-Austin, TX John Morgan, Securities Commissioner for the State of Texas, entered an Emergency Cease and Desist Order against Lonestar Mineral Assets or Dallas and Colleyville, TX, and its owner Kenneth W. McKay of Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX. The Order alleges that Lonestar and McKay have been offering investments in mineral royalty rights in Texas though a publicly ...

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  • Losses on CNL Lifestyle Properties REIT May Be Recoverable

    March 12, 2015 In recent SEC filings, CNL Lifestyle Properties, Inc. reported an estimated value of $5.20 per share. The value of CNL LIfestyle Properties has dropped nearly 25% since 2013 when it had an estimated value of $6.85. It was originally offered at $10 per share. Investors should be aware that estimated value does not translate to fair market value, ie; the actual ...

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  • On the hill

    No one there, not even Mrs. Chancellor Merkel. It is the festival play house in Bayreuth, where Wagner performances take place eve ...

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  • As a horse is coming

    This is the title of a german song. If you’re planning a trip, you can experience a lot. Travel broadens the mind. And now the horse: Note: The ...

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  • Banker Convicted of TARP Fraud

    A federal jury in Los Angeles this week convicted the former chief operating officer of United Commercial Bank (UCB) of criminal fraud and conspiracy charges. After just a few hours of deliberation, the jury convicted Ebrahim Shabudin of all charges. The indictment related to a TARP fraud that ultimately caused the bank to fail. Taxpayers were once again left holding the bag.

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