Posts by Kenneth

The Evil of Securities Fraud

Everyone agrees that pyramid schemes are unethical and unfair. While some people disagree on what constitutes a pyramid scheme, people who commit actions like those of Bernie Madoff are almost unequivocally condemned. The reason being is empathy: no one wants to be the person that sank their money into a plan or idea on false pretenses. Less prevalent, though,...

Getting a Handle on Amphetamine Charges in Massachusetts

Amphetamines are fairly widely prescribed and over-prescribed. They are very common in high schools, colleges, and office buildings. They are crucial drugs that help millions of people across the country, and yet, if you are caught possessing them without a prescription, you can be in serious legal jeopardy. Many people don’t realize that amphetamines can be dangerous or that...

We can end sexual assault

Harvey Weinstein has changed everything. Since the story broke about how heinous behavior with Hollywood’s stars, there has been a growing movement to finally demand a crackdown on sexual assault and sexual harassment. Already, the issue is spreading. Other major media figures are getting called out and started to get the disdain and punishments they deserved. Most recently, the...

The Process of Divorce Arbitration

Couples pursuing divorce may be able to significantly simplify the dissolution of their relationship through divorce mediation or arbitration. These processes involve both partners resolving their divorce agreement through an impartial, third-party mediator or arbitrator, allowing both spouses to reach a fair, equitable resolution to end their marriage. Divorce arbitration is one of three types of alternative dispute resolutions...

Do’s and Don’ts of High Net Worth Divorce

Do’s and Don’ts of High Net Worth Divorce Divorce is already complicated on its own, but it becomes even more complicated when it involves high net worth. This is justifiable, because assets and liabilities can affect the financial standing, earning capability, and quality of life of the spouses involved, so it is likely that they are going to act...