Banking Misconduct Blog


Predicate Acts for NJ RICO Statute

Editor’s Note – The following article on RICO was written for lawyers and is to be published in the National Law Review. We are posting it here because it useful for business owners and individuals victimized by banks and others. RICO is one of the most powerful anti-fraud statutes on...

Small Banks and Punitive Damage Awards

In 1946, Jimmy Stewart starred in one of the great classic movies, It’s a Wonderful Life. His character was the head of a small local bank. 70 years later, that movie is still played every year at Christmas. One of the great scenes takes place in the bank’s board room. (I won’t...