Brenda Hamilton Boca Raton - Securities l Corporate l Business Law

Judgement Entered Against James Trolice

On June 13, 2017, the Honorable William J. Martini of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey entered a judgment against defendant James Trolice that imposed permanent injunctions and an officer and director bar…. Read More

SEC Charges Matthew Krimm with Defrauding Investors

On April 25, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) charged Matthew Krimm, a former mortgage loan officer, with defrauding investors, including mortgage loan customers of his former employer. The SEC’s complaint, filed in federal court in Wilmington,… Read More

SEC Issues Rule 147 Intrastate Crowdfunding Guidance – Posted by Brenda Hamilton

In October of last year, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), adopted final rules (1) amending Rule 147, also known as Intrastate Crowdfunding and Rule 504 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”),  and… Read More

SEC Charges HD Vest Investment Securities

On March 4, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced it had charged HD Vest Investment Securities with violating key customer protection rules after failing to adequately supervise registered representatives who misappropriated customer funds. HD Vest Investment… Read More