Today the foreclosure market has playing an important role in real estate business. W. Scott Greco represented the Claimant customer in the case of Bauza v. UBS Financial Services of Puerto Rico, et al. The arbitration panel awarded $200,000 in damages to the Claimant, despite claims by UBS that Claimant's net out of pocket losses were less than $10,000.
With offices in Ohio, California, and Michigan, our investment fraud lawyers are nationally recognized for representing individual and institutional investors across the country in securities arbitration, mediation and litigation to recover losses caused by the misconduct of stockbrokers, brokerage firms , financial advisors, and insurance companies.
Losing your savings is a painful and anxiety-ridden process; to best assist you during a difficult time, our Chicago investment fraud lawyers provide legal services on a contingency basis, meaning there are no legal fees unless we recover compensation for you.
The range of defendants that a SC criminal lawyer will represent in a typical mortgage fraud case may include straw borrowers or nominee borrowers, real estate agents, developers, appraisers, mortgage brokers, and sometimes even closing attorneys and bankers.
Anyone who knowingly carries out or attempts to carry out a scheme to defraud a bank — or to obtain any of the money or assets the bank controls — can be fined as much as $1 million In addition, an individual convicted of bank fraud can face a prison term up to 30 years.
If a broker wishes to sell securities outside of an investment firm's approved products list, he or she must provide the firm with written notice prior to participating in a private securities transaction; the broker-dealer may then decide whether to approve the sale or solicitation of the securities in question.
A Sheppard Mullin team comprised of transactional securities lawyers, securities litigators and criminal law practitioners provided input and advice regarding the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and have conducted seminars and programs designed to educate our clients regarding recent developments in the securities laws and regulations.
We have experienced securities litigators in our offices in Los Angeles, Century City, San Francisco, San Diego, Del Mar, Orange County, New York and Washington, D.C. Our lawyers have appeared in the federal and state courts throughout California, Delaware, New York and elsewhere.
Fallone and Kozak are co-founders of OnPoint Analytics Capital Partners , which is a boutique capital advisor firm dedicated to sourcing and introducing alternative investment opportunities to qualified FINRA Attorney Chicago investors around the world.” According to their FINRA BrokerCheck reports and the OPAC website, OPAC securities are offered through Uhlmann Price and OPAC advisors are compensated by Uhlmann Price.
The SEC sued Kameli in June 2017, alleging he defrauded investors by charging undisclosed fees, commingling funds—using money for a project funded by one group of investors, for instance, to pay bills for a project funded by a different group—and using investor money for unauthorized purposes.
Classic misrepresentations and omissions in securities fraud cases include the following: Touting the stock of a company as a guaranteed investment” or secured” when in fact it is not; failing to disclose the degree of risk associated with an investment; and making overly positive or optimistic statements about an investment.
Lease options are when you find a tenany-buyer (or work with a real estate investor like us to find one for you) and the tenant-buyer is given the option of making installment payments on your property with the contractual understanding that they may take over ownership of the property at the end of the payment period.