Club Owner Hit With $60M Judgment For Phone Repair Fraud

Law360, Miami (April 24, 2013, 8:00 PM EDT) -- A Florida state judge has slapped a former Miami nightclub owner with a $60 million judgment for allegedly swindling an investor out of $20 million that was supposed to go toward a cellphone refurbishment company but instead was used for personal expenses.

In a default judgment filed April 12, Judge Spencer Eig ordered Cell Solutions International Inc. — owned by Clive Seecomar, who also owned the now-shuttered Karu & Y nightclub in downtown Miami — to pay back The Brix Group Inc. the $20 million it...
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