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The Securities and Exchange Commission and the Justice Department have opened an investigation into troubled news outlet OG Media. new York Times reported Wednesday, as the company seeks to recover from allegations of deceptive business practices.

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OG CEO Carlos Watson told investors in an email last month that the company had “heard” from the SEC and federal prosecutors. Times,

The SEC has contacted potential Ozy investors, and prosecutors for the DOJ’s Eastern District of New York have communicated with a business that had some ties to Ozy, Times Reported citing multiple unnamed sources.

NS Times did not specify the scope or focus of any investigation, but the newspaper Reported in September That then-OG COO Sameer Rao impersonated a YouTube employee during a call with a potential Goldman Sachs investor earlier this year, led YouTube’s parent company Google to contact the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

The US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York declined to comment. Businesshala, and Ozy Media and the SEC did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

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