Aggressive Federal Fraud Prosecutions Based on Broad Intangible Rights Theories Reined in By the Supreme Court

Daily Journal

Matthew E. Sloan Khaled B. Abbas Or-el Vaknin

Partner Matthew Sloan and associates Khaled Abbas, Matthew Tako and Or-el Vaknin look at how two recent unanimous Supreme Court decisions suggest that the court will continue to rein in aggressive federal fraud prosecutions based on broad intangible rights theories.