Good afternoon. You can proceed against him on both fronts. With regard to the criminal prosecution...he obviously stole the money from the partnership and the other partners and white collar crime is every bit as serious a crime as simply walking into a bank and holding it up....you will want to contact the district attorney's office and ask them to initiate criminal prosecution. It is amazing the effect criminal prosecution can have in encouraging someone to settle things.
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