Another Ponzi Scheme – Pot and Cattle

By Paul Vordran The SEC has filed charges in federal court in Denver against Mark Ray and six companies he controls alleging violations of the securities laws. The alleged scheme raised money to benefit Ray’s cattle and marijuana companies by promising exceptional...

Don’t Be Held Hostage: Fighting Ransomware

By Larry Lee and Christopher Johnson No municipality is immune from cyber-attack. Despite even the most ardent security efforts, local governments are at risk from sophisticated criminals set on extorting a ransom in exchange for restoring functionality. In the...