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Attorney Absolved Of Armenian Genocide Settlement Funds Misappropriation

Dismissal of ethics charges has been ordered by the California State Bar Court Review Department In this contested proceeding, Rita Mahdessian was charged, inter alia, with misappropriating in excess of $385,000 in cy près settlement funds awarded to a California… … Continue reading

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Hector May, Formerly of Securities America, Subject of Department of Justice Investigation on Suspicion of Misappropriation of Client Assets

As recently reported, former financial advisor Hector Anthony May (CRD# 323779) was recently discharged from employment by Securities America, Inc. (“Securities America”) (CRD# 10205) on or about March 9, 2018.  Mr. May’s termination by Securities America, which is Ladenburg Thalman’s … Continue reading

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SOMBREROS, QIPAOS, AND CATHOLIC COSPLAY, OH MY! To review the misappropriation mandates so far: te…

SOMBREROS, QIPAOS, AND CATHOLIC COSPLAY, OH MY! To review the misappropriation mandates so far: teenage white girls in Utah can’t wear Chinese dresses to prom. Non-Mexicans can’t wear sombreros on Cinco de Mayo. Wearing other groups’ attire as costumes is insensitive. … Continue reading

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Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, the 2016 Election, and a colossal misappropriation of social media data

News about the media frenzy linking a whole lot of high profile news stories together – Facebook CEO Zuckerberg’s disappearing act, Cambridge Analytica’s ‘harvesting’ of 50 million FB users’ data [without permission – and directed by Steve Bannon] which helped … Continue reading

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Trade Secret Misappropriation

In this blog post, we will look at the federal courts and the need to evaluate the protection of customer lists as trade secrets. Contextually speaking, the federal statute is in place for the purposes of misappropriation. In order to … Continue reading

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