16 Total Quotes

Richard Walker Quotes

It's fraud. It misleads people, and it causes people to falsely buy stock on false and misleading information ... and lose money as a result,
Richard Walker
#Causes

This action reflects the commission's close scrutiny of accounting practices in the technology industry to make certain that the financial disclosure of companies in this area reflect present reality,
Richard Walker
#Action

There are studies which show the more excess weight a person carries, the greater the risk of some cancers, such as breast, kidney and colon to name a few,
Richard Walker
#Excess

Expert advice is that most children who are overweight should not actually lose weight,
Richard Walker
#Advice

Let's face it, Southern poverty is overwhelming, and usually that gets kind of papered over for the rest of us because of the charm of places like New Orleans. But it's pretty grim, really, and now we're being reminded of that.
Richard Walker
#Poverty

Obviously, there is no guarantee that you will not develop cancer even with a healthy active lifestyle but it does substantially reduce the risks.
Richard Walker
#Cancer

School means I have to do homework. That takes up my time when I should be riding my dirt bike.
Richard Walker
#School

There's two reasons: One is geographical, when you're in the middle of the fastest-growing part of the country, near these big urban centers, the richest places always have the highest costs, partly because they're successful.
Richard Walker
#Country

There's too much loose money. The world's kind of awash in capital right now.
Richard Walker
#Money

Not only did they lie about their independence, some of them lied about the companies they featured, then took advantage of any quick spike in price to sell their shares for a fast and easy profit,
Richard Walker
#Independence

Under these circumstances, the securities laws entitle investors to full and fair disclosure, which they did not receive in these cases.
Richard Walker
#Circumstances

Probably the poster child for us is the case that we brought against W.R. Grace and some of its senior folks, in which we charged that they had managed earnings by setting up, if you will, a cookie jar reserve,
Richard Walker
#Grace

They have to amend the way they do business, and we will have examiners to make them amend and adjust their practices, to put an end to lax oversight once and for all.
Richard Walker
#Business

Fair competition and effective self-regulation are hallmarks of our securities markets. The options exchanges named in today's [Monday's] enforcement actions did not fulfill adequately their responsibilities in both respects.
Richard Walker
#Competition

It's not just, 'You've violated the law, don't do it in the future,' ... We believe the order has teeth.
Richard Walker
#Future

As fraudsters sow their seeds of corruption in the entertainment industry, the SEC, FTC, and NASAA are striking back by filing dozens of fraud cases against individuals and firms that prey on unsuspecting investors,
Richard Walker
#Corruption