The Real Deal Miami

Rothstein used funds from Ponzi scheme to hire security for law firm and Fort Lauderdale home … and more

December 07, 2009 10:27AM

1. Ponzi-schemer Scott Rothstein used illegally-obtained funds to hire security for law firm, Ft. Lauderdale home [Miami Herald]
2. Six more U.S. bank failures brings this year’s total to 130 [Blogging Stocks]
3. New possible buyer for Fontainebleau Las Vegas [Miami Herald]
4. Suspended Broward commissioner Josephus Eggelletion will plead guilty in corruption probe [Miami Herald]
5. For banks, short sales are preferable to foreclosures [Bloomberg via Austin-American Statesman]