Dallas-Fort Worth Criminal Defense Blog

What is insider trading?

Being involved in the stock market, you have likely heard about insider trading before. In fact, many people hear about this even if they do not have any involvement with trading whatsoever. But what is insider trading? Why is it a crime with such severe penalties?...

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The basics of mail fraud

The government classifies mail fraud as a serious federal offense. The state of Texas also regards it as a severe violation of the law. It involves two parts.  The first is the creation of or intention to create a plan for defrauding a person or entity. The second is...

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