Connecticut

Connecticut (/kəˈnɛtɨkət/, kuh-NET-i-kət) is the southernmost state in the northeastern region of the United States known as New England. It is bordered by Rhode Island to the east, Massachusetts to the north, New York to the west, and Long Island Sound to the south. Its capital city is Hartford. The state is named after the Connecticut River, a major U.S. river that approximately bisects the state. The word is a French corruption of the Algonquian word quinetucket, which means "long tidal river".Connecticut is the 3rd least extensive, 29th most populous and 4th most densely populated of the 50 United States.
Posts about Connecticut
  • Who is Linda Strumpf?

    …. Equities Corp. is exclusively represented by an attorney named Linda Strumpf from Connecticut. It is believed by many that Linda Strumpf is far more than just the lawyer for U.S. Equities – she is its owner. Linda Strumpf’s office claims to be located at 69 Fox Run, South Salem, NY 10590. Calls to Linda Strumpf’s office at their reported phone…

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 17 readers -
  • SEC Bars Connecticut Investment Adviser For Concealing Referral Fee

    … SEC Bars Connecticut Investment Adviser For Concealing Referral Fee Posted on Friday, February 10, 2017 at 12:21 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The SEC has barred Connecticut investment adviser John W. Rafal for allegedly concealing a referral fee. Mr. Rafal, the former president and chief executive of Essex…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 13 readers -
  • Connecticut Man Pleads Guilty in Securities Fraud Scheme

    …. The attorneys of Eccleston Law LLC represent investors and advisers nationwide in securities and employment matters. The securities lawyers at Eccleston Law also practice a variety of other areas of securities for financial advisors including breakaway broker services, employment matters, strategic consulting and counseling, broker litigation…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 12 readers -
  • Benistar Founder in Jail – Finally (419 Plans Post)

    … and companies including Benistar, Nova Benefit Plans, Rex Insurance Services, U.S. Benefits Group, Benefit Plan Advisors and Grist Mill trusts. 1031 Exchanges The Internal Revenue Code (section 1031) allows the owner of property to defer capital gains taxes on any gain by rolling over the sale proceeds into a new property. These exchanges are often…

    Due Diligence- 15 readers -
  • Acclaimed Connecticut Advisor Accused of Lying to State Investigators

    … Acclaimed Connecticut Advisor Accused of Lying to State Investigators Posted on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 11:38 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: Last month, the state of Connecticut Department of Banking issued a cease-and-desist order against John W. Rafal, the founder and former chief executive of Essex Financial…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 11 readers -
  • Celebrity Bankruptcy: Where Are They Now?

    … of $5 million dollars for his involvement in the dissemination of a sex tape, the rapper filed for protection under Chapter 11 in Connecticut. “Fiddy” was sued by Lastonia Leviston for the infliction of emotional distress for his role in providing a crude commentary soundtrack for the sex tape at issue which featured Ms. Leviston. As if that were…

    Bond and Botes- 29 readers -
  • Selling Away (From the Firm) Leads Advisor to Stiff Penalties

    … on the wrong side of the law after failing to provide prior written notice, and obtaining firm approval, before engaging in securities sales outside of his firm. According to FINRA’s findings, the broker failed to provide prior written notice to his firm before selling $600,000 of convertible promissory notes. Further, he provided written notice to his firm…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 16 readers -
  • Dogs Can Cause Serious Car Accidents

    … stowed in a pet crate and motorists can be pulled over if a police officer suspects a pet is not properly restrained. In Arizona, Connecticut and Maine, drivers who are observed driving with pets in their laps can be charged with distracted driving. Hawaii law contains an outright ban which strictly forbids individuals from holding a pet…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 48 readers -
  • Quill: Rumors of Its Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

    … Connecticut and Minnesota), and developments in so-called “clickthrough nexus” and affiliated company-created nexus laws, and efforts by Minnesota, Nebraska, and Oklahoma to require tax collection by so-called “marketplace providers” such as Amazon and eBay. An up-to-the-moment review of the federal legislative front is also provided. The post Quill: Rumors of Its Death Are Greatly Exaggerated appeared first on Brann & Isaacson. …

    Brann & Isaacson- 31 readers -
  • Two Medicare Fraud Whistleblower Get $5 Million!

    …, Washington – $983,000. Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut – $920,000. Princeton Community Hospital in Princeton, West Virginia -$1,513,500. Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington – $906,000. Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, Florida – $972,000. Spartanburg Regional Health Services in Spartanburg, South Carolina – $1.725…

    Due Diligence- 11 readers -
  • Hedge Fund Disaster Facilitated by Misleading Back-Test

    … Hedge Fund Disaster Facilitated by Misleading Back-Test Posted on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 1:36 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: According to the New York Times, a Connecticut based hedge fund, Spruce Alpha LP Fund, misrepresented its performance to investors and has lost 48% of its value during the month of August…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 22 readers -
  • What We Don’t Know About E-Cigarettes – – Let’s Flip the Script

    … to unborn babies. Nicotine has been linked to increased risk of stroke and cardiovascular disease. E-cigarettes contain nanoparticles that can be become embedded in the lungs and lead to inflammation. The impact of such inflammation has yet to be fully tested or understood. The FDA does not currently regulate electronic cigarettes. There…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 9 readers -
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