Category Archives: News

Facebook Security Breach Exposes Accounts of 50 Million Users

 Facebook said on Friday that an attack on its computer network had exposed the personal information of nearly 50 million users.   Identity theft often leads to fraudulent accounts on credit reports and other consumer reports.  Federal law protects consumers in those situations.     Know what’s being reported about you:  

Consumer Protection in the States: A 50-State Evaluation of Unfair and Deceptive Practices Laws

New York Consumer Protection Attorney

The National Consumer Law Center has issued a review of the Unfair and Deceptive Practices Laws of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Regulations differ drastically, state-to-state. “In many states, they write, “the deficiencies are glaring. Legislation or court decisions in dozens of states have narrowed the scope of UDAP laws or granted […]

Top-Ranking for the Credit Report Law Group

Adam Singer

 Local business-review website has named the Credit Report Law Group as one of the three best consumer protection attorneys in Manhattan. This rating was based upon a variety of factors including: “everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, local reviews, nearness, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence.” See Rankings here