Former Nixon Peabody partner files lawsuit against old firm

The SEC targeted David Tamman for falsifying documents on behalf of client NewPoint Financial Services

A former Nixon Peabody partner involved in a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation filed a lawsuit against his old firm.

According to the Los Angeles Daily Journal, Tamman says he was “thrown under the bus” by Nixon Peabody after he represented NewPoint Financial Services, which the SEC charged in 2010 for defrauding investors. Accused of falsifying documents and covering up a paper trail, Tamman was a target in the SEC investigation.

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