Consumer Fraud Lawsuits Archives - Weaver, Bennett & Bland, PA

State Laws Protect Victims of Identity Theft—What You Should Do After a Big Data Breach

You may have seen news reports this year about large-scale customer data breaches at companies like Home Depot, Target, eBay, and P.F. Chang’s.  Many times the affected company waits to announce the data breach to the public, fearing bad press and future customer distrust.  What many people don’t know is that the law in most

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Top Three Consumer Scams to Watch Out for

North Carolina residents are no strangers to the constant barrage of phone calls and e-mails from fraudsters seeking to steal their money.  In 2015 alone, the Department of Justice received over 65,000 complaints from Carolina consumers who reported these scams.  The consumer protection lawyers at Weaver, Bennett & Bland, P.A. put together a short list

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A Lawyer’s Guide to Stopping Telemarketer Calls Once And For All

Likely, you’ve probably been contacted recently by a telemarketer claiming to be calling on behalf of “Credit Card Services” or some other vaguely named organization.  Despite demanding that the telemarketer put you on the “no call list,” your phone probably rings off the hook with telemarketers wanting to sell you things you don’t need.  These

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