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FRAUDULENTLY PROCURED A $15 MILLION LOAN

Former Bank Executive Charged for Role in $15 Million Bank Loan Scheme A former Kansas bank executive was charged in an indictment filed for his participation in a bank fraud scheme to obtain a $15 ...
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LINGERIE MARKETER DECEIVED SHOPPERS

Online Lingerie Marketer Prohibited from Deceiving Shoppers About Negative-Option Programs An online lingerie marketer has agreed to return more than $1.3 million to customers to settle Federal Trade ...
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DON'T COPY THIS

DA VANCE: COPY MACHINE VENDOR SENTENCED TO 2-TO-6 YEARS IN STATE PRISON FOR THEFT OF $500,000 FROM BUSINESSES Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., rcently announced the sentencing of ...
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BROKEN PACT: LIED ABOUT CASH AWARDS

Mobile App Settles FTC Allegations That it Failed to Deliver Promised Cash Rewards for Meeting Exercise and Diet Goals Operators of Pact app to pay more than $940,000 in settlement The operators of a ...
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WATCH THEM GIFT CARDS!

DiNapoli: Read Fine Print on Gift Cards this Holiday Season New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli is urging New Yorkers to read the fine print on gift cards this holiday season for details ...
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TENANT FAILED TO VALIDLY EXERCISE RENEWAL OPTION

In Plaza Collectibles Corp. & Lee Rosenbloom v. Directors Guild of America, Inc., Plaza & Rosenbloom asked the New York County Supreme Court for a “Yellowstone” injunction to ...
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MARRIOTT'S TIMESHARE CHICANERY CONTINUES

Engineering the law: Marriott Vacations Worldwide's class-action timeshare battle Jason Garcia | As a lawsuit against Marriott Vacations wound its way through the courts, the company and the ...
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NORM REEVES LIED ABOUT VEHICLE FINANCING COSTS

Southern California Auto Dealership Group to Pay $1.4 Million for Violating FTC Order Requiring Clear Financing and Leasing Disclosures in its Advertisements Agency alleged ads misled consumers about ...
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DEED THIEF!

A.G. Schneiderman Files Suit Against Syracuse Real Estate Company For Deed Theft And Mortgage Rescue Scam Joseph Holman And Rebecca Ausby, Owners Of Joseph Funding Inc., Allegedly Deceived New Yorkers ...
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NO PRICE-FIXING IN SEATTLE

FTC Files Amicus Brief in Appeals Court Case Involving for-Hire Drivers in Seattle Proper scope of state action doctrine implicated by Chamber of Commerce v.City of Seattle The Federal Trade ...
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JFK EXEC TOOK BRIBES

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Felony Conviction And $2 Million Settlement In Bribery Investigation Of JFK Airport Executive Edward J. Paquette, Executive Director Of Terminal One Group, Stole And Took ...
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DEMOLISHING UNDER CONSTRUCTION

A.G. Schneiderman Seeks Contempt Ruling Against Onondaga County Home Improvement Contractor Who Violated Court Order Consumer Complaints Indicate Contractor Has Continued To Defraud Homeowners Jason ...
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LENOVO LAPTOP LULU

Lenovo Settles FTC Charges it Harmed Consumers With Preinstalled Software on its Laptops that Compromised Online Security Software used to deliver ads compromised web security features Lenovo Inc., ...
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END RIPOFF CLAUSES

Lucas, This week, Senate Republicans voted to overturn the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new rule that protects your right to take big banks and financial institutions like Wells Fargo ...
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GATEWAY PLAZA CLASS ACTION PRESSES FORWARD

Gateway Plaza residents seeking class action status in lawsuit vs. LeFrak Christian Brazil Bautista Residents of Battery Park City rental complex Gateway Plaza are seeking class action status in a ...
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HOME IMPROVEMENT FRAUDSTER FOILED

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Lawsuit Against Rochester Area Contractor For Allegedly Defrauding Consumers Who Used Snow Plow And Home Improvement Services Brian Robinson, Owner Of Apex Construction, ...
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SPENT OVER $8 BILLION IN JULY

DiNapoli Announces State Contract and Payment Actions for July 2017 State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli recently announced that his office approved 1,468 contracts valued at $2.28 billion and ...
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SCOTT'S BLASTS CITY DOE

Comptroller Stringer Investigation: DOE Blatantly Violating its Own Contracting Rules DOE awards 500+ contracts worth $2.7 billion without full competition or required safeguards DOE spends hundreds ...
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ADS LIES DIDN'T ADD UP?

Defense Contractor ADS Inc. Agrees to Pay $16 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations Concerning Fraudulently Obtained Small Business Contracts Virginia Beach, Virginia-based contractor ADS ...
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INVICTA BETTER WATCH OUT

Yesterday, a federal court judge upheld a class-action lawsuit our firm filed against Invicta Watch Company. In Felice v. Invicta Watch Company of America, Inc., Mr. Felice alleged that the company ...
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A CLOSING SURVIVAL GUIDE

Editor's Note: Our thanks to the team over at The Bamberger Group for the ink. Bamberger Answers: A Survival Guide to Closing Bamberger Answers A Real Estate Blog Where Experts Give Answers A ...
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WEST VILLAGE LANDLORD SKIRTED RENT LAWS

West Village Landlords Overcharge Residents By Skirting Rules, Tenants Say Tenants of a West Village apartment building say their landlords overcharged them by skirting city regulation. By Ciara ...
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TOUROMACHY?

After graduating from an online law school--Novus University School of Law--Leodegario S. was admitted into Touro Law’s Master of Law (L.L.M.). During his admission interview, a program ...
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PRIVATELY OWNED PUBLIC SPACE VIOLATIONS

Comptroller Reveals that Half of Privately Owned Public Spaces, Including Three Trump Properties, Were In Violation of Law NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer. Image credit: Office of the New York City ...
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WHAT A STEAL!

Mondo New Line, an online retail store, rented warehouse space from Syosset Industrial Park. When burglars entered a vacant unit next to Mondo’s space, and broke through a wall and stole ...
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