In a lawsuit filed Monday, Merrill Lynch Mortgage Capital and Bank of America accuse Stephen P. Jarchow and Regent Releasing of defrauding them out of $90 million by obtaining loans based on shell…
A federal jury convicted fallen media tycoon Conrad Black and three of his former executives at Hollinger International Inc. Friday of illegally pocketing money that should have gone to stockholders.
Artisan Entertainment has lost its fraud case against financier Peter Hoffman and Heath Insurance Broking that stemmed from an insurance-backed film finance deal that went south.
A California man has admitted to one count of mail fraud after posing as rightful owner of TV's feline "Garfield and Friends" and collecting more than $328,000 in royalties doled out by the Motion…
A judge has thrown out -- at least temporarily -- Artisan Entertainment's fraud case against financier Peter Hoffman and insurer Royal & Sun Alliance over an insurance-backed film finance deal that…
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