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Acacia Research Corp. has fired general counsel Meredith Simmons after she agreed to pay $25,000 to settle allegations that she backdated and withheld records from the Securities and Exchange Commission when she was GC of a New York-based hedge fund. 

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Phillip Bantz

Phillip Bantz is a reporter for Corporate Counsel. Follow him on Twitter @PhillipBantz.

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