Medical Capital Executives Face Criminal Investigation

DOJseal.jpgThe Orange County Register reports that court records filed with the federal court in Orange County, California, reveal that Sidney Field and Joseph Lampariello, two former top Medical Capital Holdings executives, are currently under federal criminal investigation for their involvement in the troubled company whose private placement offerings were allegedly part of a massive Ponzi scheme. Former Medical Capital CEO Field and President Lampariello filed an emergency request with the court seeking permission to use $150,000 per month in frozen assets to defend themselves in parallel investigations by the SEC and the United States Department of Justice. Judge David O. Carter denied the request.

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