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USA v. Luis Martinelli et al: Criminal Complaint

June 27, 2020 - Criminal Complaint against the sons of former Panama President Ricardo Martinelli alleging participation in a bribery and money laundering scheme involving Brazil's Odebrecht SA and other companies, including those in the Bahamas, British Virgin Islands, and Switzerland, in USA v. Luis Enrique Martinelli Linares and Ricardo Alberto Martinelli Linares, described as citizens of Italy and Panama, at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

USA v. Ramon Abbas: Criminal Complaint

June 25, 2020 - Criminal Complaint alleging conspiracy to engage in money laundering in USA v. Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, a.k.a. Ray Hushpuppi, described as "a Nigerian national living in the United Arab Emirates" and a holder of a passport issued by Saint Kitts and Nevis and "one of the leaders of a transnational network that facilitates computer intrusions, fraudulent schemes (including BEC [business email compromise] schemes), and money laundering, targeting victims around the world in schemes designed to steal hundreds of millions of dollars", at the U. S. District Court for the Central District of California.

USA v. Julian Assange: Second Superseding Indictment

June 24, 2020 - Second Superseding Indictment in USA v. Julian Paul Assange at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

USA v. Rowland Andrade: Criminal Indictment

June 22, 2020 - Criminal Indictment alleging fraud and money laundering involving an Initial Coin Offering for a purported cryptocurrency known as AML Bitcoin in USA v. Rowland Marcus Andrade at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

USA v. Shane Schmidt: Criminal Complaint

June 08, 2020 - Criminal Complaint alleging securities fraud involving Sandy Steele Unlimited, Inc. and "an entity based in Hong Kong" in USA v. Shane Kenneth Schmidt, a Canadian citizen and resident of Vancouver, British Columbia, at the U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

USA v. Vitalii Antonenko: Criminal Indictment

May 26, 2020 - Criminal Indictment regarding "a website that offered for sale the personally identifiable information of hundreds of millions of consumers throughout the United States and around the world" in USA v. Vitalii Antonenko, described as a citizen of Ukraine residing in New York, at the U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

USA v. Massimiliano Turi et al: Indictment

May 20, 2020 - Criminal Indictment alleging conspiracy to commit money laundering in USA v. Massimiliano 'Max' Turi, a citizen of Italy; Alexander Landa, and Layne Gerstel at the U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

USA v. Bank Hapoalim BM et al: Criminal Information

April 30, 2020 - Criminal Information alleging conspiracy to defraud the United States in USA v. Bank Hapoalim BM, described as "an Israeli public company that is one of Israel's largest banks", and Hapoalim (Switzerland) Ltd., of Switzerland, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Industrial Bank of Korea: Criminal Information

April 27, 2020 - Criminal Information for "Willful Failure to Maintain an Adequate Anti-Money Laundering Program in Violation of the Bank Secrecy Act" in USA v. Industrial Bank of Korea at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Life-Work Potential Ltd. et al: Criminal Complaint

April 03, 2020 - Criminal Complaint alleging the introduction of "misbranded/adulterated medical devices" into the USA, specifically vials of water branded as "Test Kits" for COVID-19, in USA v. Life-Work Potential Ltd., of England, and Jane Thurnell-Read, of Devon, England, at the U. S. District Court for the Central District of California.

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Cayman Court Secrecy: A Huge Red Flag for Foreign Investors & Clients
David Marchant
As any fule kno, the biggest enemy of fraud, corruption, money laundering, and other forms of financial crime is transparency, while their best friend is secrecy. That's why the unprecedented mass sealing of cases that's taking place at the Financial Services Division of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands is repugnant to anyone with a genuine concern for financial crime.