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May 2016 Archives

Louisiana attorneys protect criminal defendants’ rights

No two criminal trials are exactly alike. Each case brought by a Louisiana prosecutor will involve a different set of facts and circumstances. Some cases may require a large number of witnesses; some may require extensive legal research due to complex legal issues. Sometimes defendants have conflicting versions of what transpired, as this blog reported in a previous post about a Louisiana couple’s pending criminal charges.

Ponzi schemes are investigated by the SEC

Residents in Louisiana may have heard of a scheme referred to as a Ponzi; however, they may not be familiar with exactly what this term entails. A Ponzi scheme describes a fraudulent investment network in which the funds contributed to the scheme by new investors are used to pay purported returns to previous investors.