Madigan Alleges Defendant Demanded Upfront Payments to Promote Events that Never Occurred
Chicago —(ENEWSPF)—September 24, 2018
By: Rosemary Piser
Attorney General Lisa Madigan filed a lawsuit last week against Lee R. Martin, of Richton Park, Ill. The lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court, alleges that Martin promised people he would produce concerts, parties and other events in exchange for large upfront payments. He also requested upfront payments for investment and sponsorship opportunities for fake events he claimed he was producing. Madigan alleges Martin defrauded at least 12 consumers out of nearly $40,000.
In addition to requesting down . . .