2 Get Jail Time For NY Presbyterian Hospital Kickback Plot

Law360, New York (July 11, 2012, 12:36 PM EDT) -- Two men received prison terms and three contractors were slapped with criminal fines for conspiring to defraud New York Presbyterian Hospital in a kickback scheme to award millions of dollars' worth of asbestos abatement and construction contracts, prosecutors said Tuesday.

U.S. District Judge George B. Daniels sentenced Michael Yaron to five years in prison and fined him $500,000, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Yaron’s two companies — Cambridge Environmental & Construction Corp, doing business as National Environmental Associates (Cambridge/NEA), and Oxford Construction & Development...
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