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Advisor Dean Grant Arrested On Charges of Defrauding His Investment Clients

According to BrokerCheck records kept by The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) advisor Dean Grant (Grant), formerly associated with M Holdings Securities, Inc. (M Holdings), and operating under the d/b/a name Dean Grant Financial and GFG Strategic Advisors was arrested … Continue reading

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SEC Charges Former SeaWorld Associate General Counsel With Insider Trading

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a former senior lawyer at SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. with insider trading based on nonpublic information that the company’s revenue would be better than anticipated for the second quarter of 2018.The SEC alleges that … Continue reading

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SEC Charges Carol Pedersen in Alleged Ponzi Scheme

Publicly available records published by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and accessed on April 4, 2019 indicate that the SEC has filed charges against California-based investment adviser Carol Pedersen in connection with allegations she stole “millions of dollars from … Continue reading

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Federal Charges Can Come From Billing Private Health Insurance: San Francisco Acupuncturist Indicted On Health Care Fraud Charges For Alleged False Billing and Upcoding

We are seeing an increase in investigation of acupuncturists and chiropractors relating to billings to private insurance companies. The charges can result from upcoding, billing on the wrong dates, miscoding and other acts and omissions. There is a difference between … Continue reading

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SEC Charges Transportation Company Executives With Accounting Fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged the former CFO and two former employees of a publicly traded transportation company with fraud for manipulating the company’s financial results in order to meet earnings targets and projections.The SEC alleges that Peter … Continue reading

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