Jason Galanis

SEC v. Jason Sugarman: Judicial Assistance (David Ezekiel, Mark Waddington & Valor Group Ltd.)

Order "issuing letters rogatory for International Judicial Assistance to the Supreme Court of Bermuda, requesting assistance to compel the production of documents and oral examinations for use at trial of David Ezekiel and Mark Waddington, and the production of documents from Valor Group, Ltd." for an enforcement action regarding Jason Sugarman's "fraudulent scheme to steal $43 million from unwitting pension funds to finance the acquisition of a global financial conglomerate of European and Bermuda insurers, and investment advisers based in Virginia and Connecticut" in U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Jason Sugarman at the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

VL Assurance (Bermuda) Ltd. et al: Chapter 15 Petition

Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Bermuda by Michael Morrison and Mark Allitt, of KPMG Advisory, as the Foreign Representatives of VL Assurance (Bermuda) Ltd., Valor Group Ltd., and Valor Management Ltd., described as Bermuda companies that are part of a group that also includes companies in Barbados, Ireland, Liechtenstein, and the United States and which are "victims of activity perpetrated between 2013 and 2016 by Jason Sugarman - a former director of the VL Bermuda Debtor - and others, including Jason Galanis, that ultimately led to the insolvency of the VL Bermuda Debtors", filed at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Steven Sugarman et al v. Muddy Waters Capital LLC et al: Complaint

Complaint alleging racketeering, unfair competition, and defamation in Steven Sugarman, a former Chairman, President and CEO of Banc of Calfornia, of California; COR Capital LLC, of Delaware, and COR Advisors LLC, of Delaware v. Muddy Waters Capital LLC, Jason Galanis, Castalian Partners LLC, Carson Block, James Gibson, David Q. Matthews, Gary Robert Matthews, Kalyn Matthews Denno, Adam J. Denno, Keith Allen Dilling, Rosemary Norris Hall, Ryan Kealy, Nikolai Bjorkedal, Castalian Partners Value Fund LP, QKM LLC, Muddy Waters Research LLC, MLAF LP, and MWCP LLC at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

SEC v. Jason Sugarman: Complaint

Complaint alleging securities fraud involving, inter alia, insurers in Bermuda and Liechtenstein in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Jason Sugarman, a former officer and director of Bermuda-based insurance firm Valor Group Ltd., at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Michelin Retirement Plan v. Dilworth Paxson LLP et al: Default Request

Plaintiffs' Request for Entry of Default as to defendant Valor Group Ltd. in The Michelin Retirement Plan and the Investment Committee of the Michelin Retirement Plan v. Dilworth Paxson, LLP, BFG Socially Responsible Investments, Ltd., Burnham Financial Group, Inc., Burnham Securities, Inc., COR Fund Advisors, LLC, GMT Duncan, LLC, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Thorsdale Fiduciary and Guaranty Company Ltd., U.S. Bank National Association, Valor Group Ltd., Wakpamni Lake Community Corp., Wealth-Assurance AG, Wealth Assurance Private Client Corporation, Timothy B. Anderson, Jon Michael Burnham, Devon D. Archer, Bevan T. Cooney, Hugh Dunkerley, Jason W. Galanis, John P. Galanis, Gary T. Hirst, Frankie D. Hughes, and Michelle A. Morton at the U. S. District Court for the District of South Carolina.

Michelin Retirement Plan v. Dilworth Paxson LLP et al: Complaint

Complaint in The Michelin Retirement Plan and the Investment Committee of the Michelin Retirement Plan v. Dilworth Paxson LLP, BFG Socially Responsible Investments Ltd., Burnham Financial Group Inc., Burnham Securities Inc., COR Fund Advisors LLC, GMT Duncan LLC, Greenberg Traurig LLP, Thorsdale Fiduciary and Guaranty Company Ltd., US Bank National Association, Valor Group Ltd., Wakpamni Lake Community Corp., Wealth-Assurance AG, Wealth Assurance Private Client Corporation, Timothy B. Anderson, Jon Michael Burnham, Devon D. Archer, Bevan T. Cooney, Hugh Dunkerley, Jason W. Galanis, John P. Galanis, Gary T. Hirst, Frankie D. Hughes, and Michelle A. Morton at the U. S. District Court for the District of South Carolina.

USA v. Jason Galanis et al: First Superseding Indictment

First Superseding Indictment in USA v. Jason Galanis, Gary Hirst, John Galanis, Hugh Dunkerley, Michelle Morton, Devon Archer, and Bevan Cooney at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Jason Galanis et al: Criminal Indictment

Criminal Indictment in USA v. Jason Galanis, Gary Hirst, John Galanis, Hugh Dunkerley, Michelle Morton, Devon Archer, and Bevan Cooney at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Jason Galanis et al: Criminal Complaint

Criminal Complaint in USA v. Jason Galanis, Gary Hirst, John Galanis, Hugh Dunkerley, Michelle Morton, Devon Archer, and Bevan Cooney at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

USA v. Jason Galanis et al: Criminal Indictment

Criminal Indictment regarding Bermuda-based Gerova Financial Group, Ltd. in USA v. Jason Galanis, John Galanis, Jared Galanis, Gary Hirst, Derek Galanis, Ymer Shahini, and Gavin Hamels at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Herbert S. Feinberg IRA et al v. Wimbledon Financing Fund Ltd.: Winding Up Petition

Winding Up Petition in Herbert S. Feinberg IRA, DVFG Benefits, Inc. Pension Plan, Claire Annechini IRA, Lester Clippinger IRA, Seravalli Financial Group Inc. PSP, The Belk Foundation, The Benedict Foundation for Independent Schools, Lilly Thoma IRA and Warren A. Hunter IRA v. Wimbledon Financing Fund Ltd. at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Gerova Financial Group Ltd. et al: Chapter 15 Petition

Chapter 15 Petition for Recognition of a Foreign Main Proceeding in Bermuda by Michael Morrison, Charles Thresh, and John McKenna, as the Foreign Representatives of Gerova Financial Group Ltd. and Gerova Holdings Ltd., at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Rutland Baker et al v. Gerova Financial Group Ltd. et al: Amended Class Action Complaint

Amended Class Action Complaint in Rutland Baker, Xianhua Xu, Ali Arar, Elenore Kram, and Bruce Henry v. Gerova Financial Group Ltd., Gary Hirst, Michael Hlavsa, Joseph Bianco, Jack Doueck, Arie Van Roon, Keith Laslop, Richard Rudy, Stillwater Capital Partners, Inc., and Stillwater Capital Partners, LLC at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Bermuda-based reinsurer Gerova Financial Group in disarray

The wheels have fallen off Gerova Financial Group Ltd., a Cayman Islands domiciled, Bermuda licensed reinsurer whose numerous red flags were reported about extensively in OffshoreAlert on January 14, 2011.On the day our article was published, Gerova Financial's shares closed

Scott Hintz et al v. Gerova Financial Group, Ltd. et al: Complaint

Complaint in Scott Hintz, JS of Georgia, Inc., and PT Holdings Group I, Inc. v. Gerova Financial Group, Ltd., Joseph Bianco, Gary Hirst, Jason Galanis, Robert Willison, Gerova Holdings, Ltd., Net Five Holdings, LLC, Net Five Group, LLC, Fund.com, Inc., Equities Media Acquisition Corp., Inc., Planet Five Development Group, LLC, Planet Five at Gerova, LLC, Paul Rohan, Noble Investment Fund, Ltd., Gregory Laubach, Gerova Real Estate Group, LLC, Eric Halter, and David Zorn at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.