Caring at home for yourself and others suffering from COVID-19

Scottsdale, Arizona - If you have coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and you're caring for yourself at home or you're caring for a loved one with COVID-19 at home, you might have questions. How do you know when emergency care is needed? How long is isolation necessary? What can you do to prevent the spread of germs? How can you support a sick loved one and manage your stress? Here's what you need to know.

SEC Awards Approximately $2.5 Million to Whistleblower

Washington, DC - The Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday announced an award of approximately $2.5 million to a whistleblower whose information and ongoing assistance to the staff significantly contributed to the success of an SEC enforcement action.

Owner of Utah Trucking Companies Pleads Guilty to Role in FedEx Trucking Bribery Scheme

Salt Lake City, Utah - Hubert Ivan Ugarte, 52, of Draper, Utah, pleaded guilty for his role in two separate fraud schemes last week in federal court. Ugarte first pleaded guilty to charges related to a federal bribery case involving the procurement of FedEx Ground (FXG) contract shipping routes worth $24 million dollars of profit and also pleaded guilty to fraudulently obtaining a federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan for other trucking companies.

Attorney General Mark Brnovich Leads Coalition to Defend Anti-Discrimination Law

Phoenix, Arizona - Attorney General Mark Brnovich is leading a coalition of 16 states defending an Arkansas law that prevents state subsidization of boycotts of Israel. The law generally requires state-funded contractors to certify that they are not engaged in such boycotts. Arizona passed a similar law in 2016 to prevent national origin discrimination.

Man Sentenced to 162 Months in Federal Prison for Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Chicago, Illinois - An Illinois man was sentenced today to 162 months, the equivalent of 13 ½ years, in prison for conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al Sham (ISIS), a foreign terrorist organization.