Category Archives: arbitration

U.S. women’s national team files lawsuit

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC on Monday, May 20, 2019. Soccer fans in California and throughout the country generally acknowledge that the women's national team has had more success than the men's team. However, the women's team has filed a gender discrimination claim against the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF). The lawsuit claims that the...

GIRARD BENGALI, APC ATTORNEY OMAR H. BENGALI NAMED A 2018 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA RISING STAR

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in arbitration on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Girard Bengali, APC is proud to announce the inclusion of partner, Omar H. Bengali, in the list of 2018 Southern California Rising Stars. Mr. Bengali was previously selected for inclusion in the 2016 and 2017 list of Southern California Rising Stars, a designation earned by...

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GIRARD BENGALI, APC ATTORNEYS NAMED TO SUPER LAWYERS

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in securities arbitration and litigation on Monday, March 5, 2018. Los Angeles, California, March 5, 2018 - Robert J. Girard II and Omar Bengali, founding partners of Girard Bengali, APC, have been recognized again by their peers for their professional achievements. Mr. Girard has been selected for inclusion in the 2018 list...

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INITIATING A FINRA ARBITRATION FOR INVESTORS (PART 2 IN A SERIES)

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in arbitration on Monday, October 23, 2017. As we noted in a prior post, almost all securities-related disputes end up in front of a FINRA Dispute Resolution, Inc. ("FINRA") arbitration panel. See Intro to FINRA arbitration for investors As the regulator for the securities industry, FINRA requires broker-dealer firms and their securities professionals to register...

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GIRARD BENGALI WINS $1.8 MILLION FINRA AWARD

On behalf of Girard Bengali, APC posted in arbitration on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Hailed as a victory in the fight against financial elder abuse, Girard Bengali, APC obtained a FINRA arbitration award for over $1,800,000 against Wedbush Securities, Inc. In issuing one of the largest FINRA awards of the year, the three-member arbitration panel specifically found that Wedbush...

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