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EDGAR – The SEC Public Company Database

EDGAR—The Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system is a database system used by the SEC that requires all public companies and certain individuals to submit required, time-sensitive documents to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The database is a trove of information regarding public companies, their financials, quarterly filings, […]

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Bloomberg Claims – Is the Stock Market Rigged? Most People Think So – We Don’t.

There was an interesting article at Bloomberg.com, which contends that insider trading is everywhere, and no one seems to care.

Having spent the better part of three decades as a securities attorney, and an investor, it seems to me that all three statements are not true. The stock market is not rigged, insider trading is not everywhere, and lots of people care about insider trading.

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Watch Out for this Venmo Scam

You notice a deposit to your Venmo account that you do not know. Shortly thereafter you get a message from someone you do not know, claiming that the deposit was made by accident, and could you please send it back? Being the kind person that you are, you send it […]

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Oil and Gas Executives Settle SEC Charges of Misleading Investors in More Than a Dozen Oil and Gas Securities Offerings

The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged Thomas Powell and Stefan Toth, and their entities, Resolute Capital Partners LTD LLC and Homebound Resources LLC, with making material misrepresentations and omissions in connection with more than a dozen unregistered oil and gas securities offerings. Powell and Toth were also charged with […]

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Computer Guru Gets SEC Asset Freeze

The SEC has very strong enforcement power over those who it believes violated, or are violating, the federal securities laws. Brent Kovar, who has had prior run-ins with the securities law, and his mom, were the subject of an emergency action, a temporary restraining order and asset freeze to halt […]