Archive for March 1st, 2009

Stanford Ponzi Scheme Is Affecting Autosurf Trade

Stanford Ponzi Scheme Is Affecting Autosurf Trade

When the Securities and Exchange Commission charged R. Allen Stanford Feb. 17 with operating a multibillion-dollar fraud scheme through his bank in Antigua, the news created banking pandemonium on the tiny Caribbean island and also in Panama. In the days that followed, a surf known as BizAdSplash referenced the banking situation in Panama without referencing […]

Garner Advertised In ‘Escape Artist’ Publication

Garner Advertised In 'Escape Artist' Publication

An attorney accused of racketeering in a lawsuit by members of AdSurfDaily and accused by prosecutors of shilling for ASD President Andy Bowdoin once advertised his services in “Escape From America Magazine.” The magazine is part of a website known as EscapeArtist.com. Robert F. Garner identified himself a “[f]ormer General Counsel for  major Miami-based securities […]