Archive for December 17th, 2015

Mulebriar Announces 2015 Award for Comment Excellence

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

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Risk Manager:  “Excuse me Mr. Fox, there are some hens missing”.  “Can you  check the security cameras to see what happened?”

BCBS:  “Sorry, the images on those cameras are proprietary”.  “But here is a letter stating we didn’t steal any hens.”

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CEO Reviled for Drug Price Gouging Arrested

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

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Martin Shkreli, the boyish drug company entrepreneur, who rocketed to infamy by jacking up the price of a life-saving pill from $13.50 to $750, was arrested by federal agents at his Manhattan home early Thursday morning on securities fraud related to a firm he founded.

Shkreli’s extraordinary history—and current hold on the public imagination—makes the case more noteworthy than most involving securities fraud. The son of immigrants from Albania and Croatia who worked as janitors and raised him deep in working-class Brooklyn, Shkreli both epitomizes the American dream and sullies it.

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