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2009-07-02 07:45:00

The US Securities and Exchange Commission failed to uncover Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme on five occasions in 20 years, a source close to the agency said.

2008-10-14 12:00:24

Washington, D.C. communications law firm Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP has announced that, effective today, former FCC Commissioner Kathleen Q. Abernathy, along with Barry J. Ohlson and Natalie G.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.