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AG’s Fraud and Consumer Protection Division Urges Delaware Consumers To Be On Guard Against IRS Scams And Other Financial Frauds

Date Posted: Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Categories:  Consumer Protection Department of Justice DOJ Press Releases Fraud

With tax season here, the Fraud and Consumer Protection Division of Attorney General Matt Denn’s office warns Delaware consumers and employers to be on guard against fake IRS phone call scams and IRS Form W-2 email phishing scams that are targeting employers, including retail businesses, school districts, nonprofit organizations, and law firms. IRS Phone Call […]




$1.45 Million to Delaware for Environmental Purpose from VW Emissions Investigation

Date Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017
Categories:  Consumer Protection Department of Justice DNREC DOJ Press Releases Fraud

Delaware will receive $1.45 million for environmental projects as a result of an additional settlement between 10 states and Volkswagen, Porsche and Audi over the company’s use of “defeat devices” on the emissions controls of diesel vehicles. The settlement filed Thursday is in addition to a federal and multi-state settlement last year that obtained payments […]




Two Newark Apartment Complexes Sued for Consumer Fraud

Date Posted: Monday, March 20th, 2017
Categories:  Consumer Protection Department of Justice DOJ Press Releases Fraud News

The Delaware Department of Justice has filed suit against the owners and manager of two Newark apartment complexes for numerous violations of the Consumer Fraud Act. Attorney General Matt Denn announced the civil complaint filed in New Castle County Superior Court against Metrodev Newark, owners of the Autumn Park Apartments on Winterhaven Drive, Water Polo […]




Moody’s Agrees to Settlement With States and Federal Government Over Securities Ratings

Date Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2017
Categories:  Consumer Protection Department of Justice DOJ Press Releases Fraud Investor Protection

States, USDOJ Alleged Moody’s Inflated Ratings and Contributed To Market Crash. Attorney General Matt Denn joined the U.S. Department of Justice and 20 other attorneys general in announcing a settlement resolving an investigation into Moody’s Corporation, Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., and Moody’s Analytics, Inc. (collectively “Moody’s”) over the companies’ misrepresentations regarding the independence and objectivity […]




Delaware and 19 Other States File Federal Antitrust Lawsuit Against Six Generic Drug Companies

Date Posted: Thursday, December 15th, 2016
Categories:  Consumer Protection Department of Justice DOJ Press Releases Fraud

States allege widespread conspiracy among competitors to reduce competition, increase prices for numerous generic prescription drugs Attorney General Matt Denn Thursday joined with 19 other state attorneys general in filing a federal lawsuit against generic drug-maker Heritage Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Auribindo Pharma USA, Inc., Citron Pharma, LLC, Mayne Pharma (USA), Inc., Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Teva […]




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