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US investigations firm Diligence sues British ex-CEO Nick Day for 'fraud'

January 26, 2020 - US-based investigations and intelligence firm Diligence is suing its British recently-resigned CEO, Nicholas Day, for allegedly misappropriating its Swiss "subsidiary", part of a broader dispute between Diligence's majority owner, Cayman-domiciled Information Security Investment Co., and its senior management, comprising Day, in Geneva; Mike Baker, in New York, and Trefor Williams, in London.

VTB Bank PJSC v. Miccros Group Ltd. et al: Judgment

January 23, 2020 - Judgment in VTB Bank PJSC, of Russia v. Miccros Group Ltd. and Taurus Ltd. at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

Diligence Inc. v. Nicholas Day: Motion for Status Quo Order

January 23, 2020 - Plaintiff's Motion for Entry of Status Quo Order in Diligence Inc., of Delaware v. Nicholas Day, a British national residing in Switzerland, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

EXPOSED: Symtomax Group's fraudulent €12M Bond Offering

January 22, 2020 - A €12 million bond offering by British nationals Minette Coetzee, a.k.a. Minette Compson, and Paul Segal via their Symtomax Group for a purported medical cannabis production facility in Portugal is fraudulent, OffshoreAlert can reveal. The scheme involves entities and individuals in the BVI, Canada, Dubai, England, Gibraltar, Morocco, Netherlands, Panama, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, South Africa, and Switzerland.

Diligence Inc. v. Nicholas Day: Complaint

January 21, 2020 - Complaint alleging fraud, unjust enrichment, breach of fiduciary duty, and breach of employment agreement regarding Switzerland-domiciled Diligence Global Business Intelligence SA in Diligence Inc., a Delaware company majority owned by Cayman Islands-domiciled Information Security Investments Company v. Nicholas Day, a Switzerland-based, British national described as Diligence's CEO, founder and minority shareholder, at the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware.

Dundee Pikco Ltd.: Chapter 15 Petition

January 20, 2020 - Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in England and Wales by Michael Thomas, of THM Partners, as the Foreign Representatives of Dundee Pikco Ltd., whose subsidiaries include those in the Cayman Islands and Dubai, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

John Roger Mills v. BVI Registrar of Corporate Affairs: Restoration Application

January 17, 2020 - Fixed Date Claim Form regarding Portus Meus Inc. in John Roger Mills, of Rutland, England v. The Registrar of Corporate Affairs at the British Virgin Islands High Court.

Motu Novu LLC v. Joye Percival et al: Discovery Application

January 17, 2020 - Ex Parte Application for Judicial Assistance by Motu Novu LLC, of Delaware, to take discovery from Joye Percival, described as the "ex-wife of John K. Percival", Synovus Financial Corporation, of Atlanta, GA, and Elizabeth Mabry, of Fayetteville, GA, for use in legal proceedings in England regarding "Motu Novu's ability to collect on a €3,266,900 judgment it holds against John Kenneth Percival" who allegedly "has gone to great lengths to avoid paying", filed at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

USA v. Tomas Services: Forfeiture Complaint

January 16, 2020 - Forfeiture Complaint regarding funds in an account in the name of Tomas Services at HSBC Bank Plc, in Ilford, England, that are believed to be the proceeds of fraud regarding the sale of a helicopter over the Internet in USA v. £36,201 at the U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Christof Pfaff v. Deutsche Bank AG et al: Discovery Application

January 14, 2020 - Supplemental Petition by Christof Pfaff, of Germany, to take discovery from Deutsche Bank AG, of Germany; DZ Bank AG Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank, of Germany, and Commodity Exchange, Inc., d.b.a. COMEX, of New York, for use in legal proceedings in Germany alleging fraud against Deutsche Bank, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

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US investigations firm Diligence sues British ex-CEO Nick Day for 'fraud'
US-based investigations and intelligence firm Diligence is suing its British recently-resigned CEO, Nicholas Day, for allegedly misappropriating its Swiss "subsidiary", part of a broader dispute between Diligence's majority owner, Cayman-domiciled Information Security Investment Co., and its senior management, comprising Day, in Geneva; Mike Baker, in New York, and Trefor Williams, in London.
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