Peter Hellman

Cult Cabernet Crime
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Cult Cabernet Crime

Principals of wine brokerage firm Bordeaux Cellars are accused of defrauding investors

Jun 30, 2022
Cult Cabernet Collateral: How Two Men Allegedly Duped Investors with a Tale of Rare Wines
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Cult Cabernet Collateral: How Two Men Allegedly Duped Investors with a Tale of Rare Wines

A federal court indictment says Stephen Burton and James Wellesley offered loans backed by …

Mar 9, 2022
Spate of Lawsuits Targets Premier Cru Customers
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Spate of Lawsuits Targets Premier Cru Customers

Approximately 60 lawsuits have targeted customers of the notorious wineshop Premier Cru, …

May 31, 2018
Customers Ripped Off by Wine Store Now Being Sued
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Customers Ripped Off by Wine Store Now Being Sued

Premier Cru customers had to beg and threaten the wine store for refunds; now a bankruptcy …

Feb 14, 2018
Counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan’s Appeal Denied
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Counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan’s Appeal Denied

Counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan contended in a petition that one of his lawyers had not …

Dec 15, 2017
Wine Counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan's Last-Ditch Appeal Denied
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Wine Counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan's Last-Ditch Appeal Denied

Judge rejects challenge to FBI search that uncovered extensive evidence of counterfeiting …

Sep 20, 2017
Advice from Insiders

Advice from Insiders

From top auction houses to classic retailers, four experts share their views on buying and …

Jul 31, 2017
Laurent Ponsot Leaves Family’s Burgundy Domaine
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Laurent Ponsot Leaves Family’s Burgundy Domaine

May 31, 2017
Exclusive: Laurent Ponsot Leaves Family’s Burgundy Domaine and Opens New Winery
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Exclusive: Laurent Ponsot Leaves Family’s Burgundy Domaine and Opens New Winery

The new négociant house will begin selling wines this year; winemaker would not disclose …

Mar 9, 2017