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Marc Dreier

Paintings By Warhol and Rothko Surrendered In Massive Fraud Scheme

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- Eighteen contemporary artworks have been transferred to a hedge fund victimized in a massive $400 million fraud scheme, the Manhattan U.S....

Get Your Hands On Picassos, Rembrandts And Other Mastworks Owned By Scam Artists (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Kyle McGovern | Posted 06.27.2012 | Crime

Art-lovers have the chance to take home original works by Picasso, Chagall, Matisse and many others, thanks to the U.S. Marshals Service. The piece...

ReThink Review: Unraveled -- the Bernie Madoff Documentary We Never Got

Jonathan Kim | Posted 06.17.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Marc Dreier may be the biggest Wall Street criminal you've never heard of, but he'd respectfully disagree.

Movie Review: Unraveled

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.16.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

To the canon of films about the financial collapse of 2008, add Marc Simon's Unraveled, a portrait of one man's hubris, insecurity and appetite for glory, writ large.

The Most Scandalous White-Collar Cases Of 2009 (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernie Madoff is only one of the white-collar offenders exposed this year for bilking the country out of millions. Whether stealing from dying family...

Marc Dreier On 60 Minutes: Why I Defrauded Investors Out Of $400 MILLION

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Some men buy sports cars, some men cheat on their wives. But, during his mid-life crisis Marc Dreier decided to defraud investors of $400 million. I...

Boyd Johnson III, Prosecutor Against Spitzer, Is Rising Star Lawyer

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Boyd Johnson III, the prosecutor who headed the Eliot Spitzer call-girl probe, is now the No. 2 man in the Southern District of New York's US Attorney...

A "Dryer" Version of Madoff

Ron Kuby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ron Kuby

Let's see--he ripped off hedge fund managers, real estate moguls, and real estate lawyers. The trifecta. Were there any normal people who got hurt? Sadly, the answer is yes.

Disgraced NY Lawyer Gets 20 Years In Prison For $400M Securities Fraud

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- A once-prominent Manhattan attorney was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison for a hatching a massive fraud in a desperate attempt ...

Mini-Madoffs: The New Breed Of Downmarket Ponzi Schemers (SLIDESHOW, VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bernie certainly wasn't alone. As BusinessWeek recently pointed out, there's currently a "bull market for investment scams." Ponzi schemes, in whi...

Marc Dreier, Lawyer, Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Hedge Funds Of More Than $400 Million

AP | Larry Neumeister, Associated Press Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) -- A prominent Manhattan lawyer pleaded guilty Monday to using impersonations and fake documents to defraud hedge funds out of more than...

The Fake Out: Imitating Regulation in the Era of Madoff

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Harry Moroz

The Senate is capable of making activity illegal that the general public already assumes is illegal.

Marc S. Dreier, Lawyer, Is Indicted On Conspiracy And Fraud Charges

wsj.com | CHAD BRAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

New York lawyer Marc S. Dreier was indicted Thursday on conspiracy and fraud charges for an alleged scheme to sell fictitious promissory notes to hedg...

The Wealthy Share Experiences with the Unemployed

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Christopher Brauchli

Thousands of extremely wealthy individuals have now learned that their wealth has been taken from them by a man who led them to believe for years.. that their fortunes were safe if entrusted to him.

DREIER BANKRUPTCY: Scandalized Firm To Seek Protection

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — A court-appointed receiver sought bankruptcy protection Tuesday for a prominent Manhattan law firm embroiled in accusations of massiv...

Rancid Materialism Is Corrupting Our Community

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

For years now I have been passionately arguing the need for the Jewish community to serve as a light unto the nations by promulgating our values to the non-Jewish world.

Marc Dreier: "Houdini Of Impersonation," May Have Stolen $380 Million

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The case of high-powered Manhattan lawyer Marc Dreier keeps getting more complicated -- for him, for authorities and for people at his firm: Dreier L...

Marc Dreier Used Financial Crisis To Trick Hedge Funds Out Of $100 Million

Daily Telegraph | Tom Leonard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A prominent New York lawyer has been charged in a $100 million (£75 million) hedge fund fraud scheme in which he allegedly tricked his way into busin...

Marc Dreier, Manhattan Lawyer, Busted For Impersonation In Canada

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Let's get you up to speed on what we know about the situation involving New York City lawyer Marc Dreier. One thing's for sure: it's strange and murky...