26.03.2009 - Cosmo barred from commodities trading; assets frozen
From Newsday.com: A federal judge in Central Islip yesterday granted a preliminary injunction against Nicholas Cosmo, the Hauppauge businessman accused of operating a $380- million Ponzi scheme, barring him from engaging in commodities trading and freezing his assets. U.S. District Court Judge Leonard Wexler granted the injunction against Cosmo, 37, on the basis of a request by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission......Full Article: Source