Jason Doss is the owner of The Doss Firm, LLC, an Atlanta-based law firm devoted to representing consumers across the country in a variety of areas including investment disputes and consumer class action litigation. Mr. Doss earned his J.D. from Florida State University in 2002 and his B.A. from the University of Florida in 1997.

After Fraud Probe, Ex-Goldman Trader Surrenders

On April 3, 2013, Matthew Taylor, a former Goldman trader, surrendered to the FBI in New York after he was accused by securities regulators of concealing an $8.3 billion futures position. Last year, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed a civil lawsuit against Mr. Taylor alleging that he defrauded his then-employer, Goldman Sachs, by…

North Carolina town, and many nationwide, still feeling effects of ZeekRewards $600 million Ponzi Scheme

Paul Burks, the mastermind behind ZeekRewards $600 million ponzi scheme is still negatively affecting many investors nationwide. Paul Burks attracted approximately 1 million investors into his ponzi scheme, which was headquartered in Lexington, North Carolina. The SEC closed ZeekRewards operations on August 17, 2012. They alleged that Burks was selling securities without a license and…

SEC Charges Hedge Fund Analyst, Trader, and Executive with Insider Trading

On March 26, 2013, the SEC charged a California-based hedge fund analyst, Matthew Teeple, with insider trading in advance of a merger of two technology companies Foundry Networks Inc. and Brocade Communication Systems Inc. Teeple received nonpublic information from his friend, Foundry’s Chief Information Officer David Riley. The SEC also charged Riley and another trader,…