Community News April 10, 2009 Wachovia and Citigroup will each pay a $309,000 fine to the State of Delaware for misleading investors about the safety of the auction rate securities market, the Delaware Department of Justice announced on April 9. The fines will be paid into the Delaware Investor Protection Fund, used by the Department […]
The Delaware Department of Justice announced today that it has reached agreements with Wachovia Securities, LLC and Wachovia Capital Markets, LLC and Citigroup Global Markets Inc. following an investigation into their marketing and sale of auction rate securities (ARS). Each firm will pay a fine of more than $309,000 to the State of Delaware for […]
Ropp: “State securities regulators have the determination, willpower and experience to pursue perpetrators of financial crime.” WASHINGTON (March 20, 2009) – Drawing from their experience on the front lines of investor protection, two state securities regulators offered the House Financial Services Committee concrete proposals to enhance the states’ ability to pursue and prosecute perpetrators of […]
The Delaware Department of Justice announced that it has reached an agreement with Rite Aid of Delaware, Inc. (“Rite Aid”) to resolve allegations that the company, through one of its Delaware pharmacists, Bruce Costa, generated false prescriptions for pharmaceutical products that were submitted for reimbursement to the Delaware Medicaid Program but were not provided to […]
Attorney General Joseph R. Biden, III and the Delaware State Police announced
today that a New Castle County Grand Jury indicted Henry Forrest of Selbyville, Delaware and Theodore M. Forrest of Bear, Delaware for Home Improvement Fraud and Conspiracy.