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The US President Donald trump was involved in a trial. Four of the plaintiff accused him of fraud and of aiding and abetting the Ponzi scheme. It is reported Associated Press with reference to the materials of the case, arrived in Manhattan Federal court.
A lawsuit filed on behalf of four sales managers, who in different years worked for the company ACN of the existing principles of network marketing. It provided a wide range of services, including telecommunications, which were occupied by the plaintiffs.
Activity of the company was to attract sales managers and to collect assessments in the amount of $ 499. New managers promised that these expenses will quickly pay off, but in fact, as found by the authorities in 2010, ACN was just taken them for himself.
At the same time, the Commission on securities and insurance Montana called ACN a pyramid scheme and brought charges against the company but agreed to withdraw them after he deceived the managers compensation.
ACN repeatedly mentioned trump. In his public speeches, as well as during the television show “the Apprentice,” which the businessman was, from 2008 to 2015, he argued that the company is reliable, and investors bear no risk. According to the plaintiffs, the future President knew that sales managers almost no chance to recover their investments.
The lawsuit States that trump cheated financially illiterate citizens, aspiring to the American dream. Three years ago in an interview, the businessman said that he knew nothing about ACN. At the current charges, the head of state has not yet responded, his press office responded to the request of the Agency that the claims are clearly political in nature and confined to the intermediate future Congressional elections.
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