Texas Lawyer Sued Over Mongolian Business Deal Gone Bust

Law360, Dallas (March 28, 2013, 9:10 PM EDT) -- A Texas attorney and former city judge was hit with a suit Wednesday alleging he defrauded the owners of a European communications holding company who partnered with him to invest in the launch of a Mongolian business.

Andrew Bain and David Stewart, the owners of Atlantic Group Ltd., say they provided financial backing for what was supposed to be a surefire business opportunity in Mongolia, but that attorney Ed Winfrey and his business partner Michael Plue lied about securing government licenses and used the investment money...
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