Teams of 3M lawyers comb through online evidence of fraud and social media trails to demand websites be taken down.”3M does not and will not tolerate individuals or entities deceptively trading off the fame and goodwill of the 3M brand and marks for their personal gain,” attorneys wrote again and again in the company’s resulting civil suits.Yet litigation is not the company’s strongest tool, according to Enloe: “At the end of the day, our biggest job is to get the production numbers up,” she said. Attorney’s Office alleges Romano conspired in the scheme with a wide ranging group of people: another car dealer employee; a heating equipment supplier; the former minister of foreign investment of an unnamed European nation; the CEO of a Philadelphia based packaging company and his wife; and a Miami hedge fund attorney.The setup was distinctly international, according to the complaint. Romano promised to source masks through a Mexico based company and a Peruvian based exporter working with a company in the Netherlands to procure masks made by 3M in Uruguay.Prosecutors say that Romano texted a co conspirator in early March about the get rich quick scheme, “I’m working on a few deals that if I get any of them you might be buying a Ferrari.”Romano’s paperwork quickly worked its way through New York City procurement managers and convinced enough people that the city approved the $45 million purchase order.
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Just up the road at the Calgary Zoo, Diana Zarowny has seen similar demand. “We were down a little in 2015 and we expected that might happen this year again,” says Zarowny, the zoo’s youth program co ordinator who has 1,300 summer camp participants this summer, ranging in age from preschoolers to grade nine. “But we ended up doing better this year.”Story continues below.