Year: 2016

Leader of International Pump-and-Dump Sentenced to 216 Months

The man who orchestrated a large international microcap market manipulation involving at least 34 persons was sentenced to serve 216 months in prison after pleading guilty. Harold Gallison, pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, one

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This Week In Securities Litigation (Week ending March 18, 2016)

The SEC filed its first action against a municipal adviser for breach of fiduciary duty based on a provision amended by Dodd-Frank. The agency also continued to file insider trading actions in an administrative forum. Other actions filed by the

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