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Selected Press Releases

SEC Charges Financial Executive in Minnesota with Diverting Company Dollars to Pay Unauthorized Entertainment Expenses

09/28/2012

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged the former chief financial officer of a Minnetonka, Minn.-based manufacturer of computer networking devices for secretly diverting company funds to cover unauthorized personal expenses and other employees’ entertainment expenses that lacked any legitimate business purpose.Read more

SEC Charges Goldman Sachs and Former Vice President in Pay-to-Play Probe Involving Contributions to Former Massachusetts State Treasurer

09/27/2012

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged Goldman, Sachs & Co. and one of its former investment bankers with “pay-to-play” violations involving undisclosed campaign contributions to then-Massachusetts state treasurer Timothy P. Cahill while he was a candidate for governor.Read more

SEC Charges Investment Bank Analyst with Illegally Tipping College Friend About Nonpublic Merger Deals

09/27/2012

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a former analyst at a Boston-based investment bank with illegally tipping a close friend with confidential information about clients involved in impending mergers and acquisitions.Read more

SEC Charges N.Y.-Based Brokerage Firm with Layering

09/25/2012

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a New York-based brokerage firm and three executives for allowing traders outside the U.S. to access the markets and conduct manipulative trading through accounts the firm controlled.Read more

SEC Charges Three in North Carolina With Insider Trading - Early Cooperator Receives Lesser Penalty

09/20/2012

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a former member of the board of directors at a North Carolina-based insurance company with illegally tipping inside information about an impending merger.Read more