Legal Review

Legal Briefs – Feb. 4, 2019

Hawaii businessman pleads guilty to bribes over FSM contracts The federal government on Jan. 16 filed a lawsuit against Hawaii businessman Frank James “Jim” Lyon on accusations that he bribed officials from the Federated States...

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Legal Briefs – Jan. 7, 2019

GRMC, former CEO battle in court Margaret A. Bengzon, former CEO, president and board chairwoman of Guam Healthcare Development Inc., which operates Guam Regional Medical City, is requesting from the Superior Court of Guam a...

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Legal Briefs – Dec. 10, 2018

Guirguis convicted in Honolulu fraud, tax evasion case Guam businessman Wagdy A. Guirguis and his certified public accountant Michael Higa on Nov. 21 were convicted in the District Court of Hawaii of conspiracy to defraud the...

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Legal Briefs – Nov 12, 2018

Guam Shipyard trial to be moved to later date A trial to determine the fate of a lawsuit against Guam Industrial Services, which does business as Guam Shipyard, relative to a mass termination of employees has been pushed back...

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Legal Briefs – Oct 15, 2018

Lotte requests pause on case as appeals loom in Supreme Court Attorneys representing Lotte Guam during an Oct. 1 motion hearing told Superior Court of Guam Judge Arthur R. Barcinas that its litigation with DFS Guam over the...

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