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Husband and Counsel Sanctioned for Taking Wife’s iPad and Keeping Secret for 2 years

In this divorce action, Strauss v. Strauss, the husband had obtained access to wife’s iPad and private text messages. He falsely told her that he did not have the iPad and that it was lost. The husband did provide the … Continue reading

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Lawyer Sanctioned After Blowing Up at Process Server (Law.com via Yahoo! Finance)

When a lawyer is served with a malpractice suit, possible responses include throwing the complaint on the floor, ejecting the process server for trespassing and yelling “call 911.” But all of those are wrong, according to a New Jersey judge … Continue reading

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Broker George Oldoerp Sanctioned for Obstructing FINRA Investigation

The investment lawyers of Gana Weinstein LLP are investigating the regulatory action brought by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) against George Oldoerp (Oldoerp).  According to BrokerCheck records, Oldoerp was suspended by FINRA in May 2018. In addition, Oldoerp has been subject … Continue reading

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Steven Pagartanis Sanctioned and Barred by FINRA, Named in Pending SEC Fraud Charges

Public records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on June 7, 2018 indicate that former New York-based Lombard Securities broker Steven Pagartanis has been sanctioned by FINRA and barred from acting as a broker, and has … Continue reading

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Chicago Settles, Gets Sanctioned in Police Shooting Lawsuit

The Chicago City Council is preparing to pay $2.3 million in response to a police shooting lawsuit which led to the resignation of a Law Department supervisor and the suspension of two deputies. The settlement, writes the Chicago Tribune, was … Continue reading

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