Tag - Amit Patel

Indian-American allegedly steals $22 million from Jacksonville Jaguars


New York: Amit Patel, a former football team employee of Indian-origin has been accused of swindling more than $22 million from the team’s coffers to fund his lavish lifestyle. Patel was the manager of financial planning and analysis of the Jacksonville Jaguars from 2018 to 2023. He was charged with wire fraud and illegal monetary transaction...

Indian-American surgeon seeks $76,000 refund from wedding photographer


An Indian-American surgeon from New Jersey is demanding a refund of $27,000 from a noted photographer after firing him right before his daughter's wedding. The reason -- last-minute demands.  Dr Amit Patel, 59, claimed in a lawsuit that celebrated shutterbug Clane Gessel he had originally hired began making eleventh-hour demands. He then had to scramble to...

Gujarati gas station owner killed in robbery on daughter’s birthday


A 45-year-old Indian-origin gas station owner was shot dead during a daylight robbery near a police station in the state of Georgia, according to media reports, some three weeks after another Indian-American was shot dead in Dallas in Texas. Amitkumar Patel was killed on Monday around 10 am at Synovus Bank on Buena Vista Road...

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COVID-19 study: Indian-origin Prof loses job


New York: Suspicions in the medical research scandal involving a little known health analytics company grew deeper after the termination of the faculty position of one of the Indian-origin co-authors of studies on the negative impact of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) that were retracted by two influential peer-reviewed journals. Amit Patel was one of the co-authors of both...