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9/19/16New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Suspends Morris County Podiatrist’s License, Permanently Bans Him From Prescribing Controlled Dangerous Substances for Indiscriminately Prescribing Painkillers and Other Narcotics and Practicing Outside the Scope of His License
9/14/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Two Monmouth County Men and Their Companies for Allegedly Defrauding Senior Citizens in the Telemarketing and Sale of Emergency Medical Response Systems
9/13/16Staten Island Home Improvement Contractor Agrees to Pay Civil Penalties and Enter Binding Arbitration with Home Owners to Resolve Consumer Fraud Allegations
9/09/16Union County Dentist Surrenders His License Following His Arrest on Drug Possession Charges
9/08/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 36 Health Care Service Firms for Alleged Consumer Protection Violations, Seeks More Than $240,000 in Civil Penalties
9/02/16Morris County Oral Surgeon Linked to 15 Cases of Bacterial Endocarditis Agrees to a Temporary License Suspension Amid Allegations of Continued Infection Control Breaches at His Office
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8/31/16Bergen County Chiropractor’s License Suspended Following His Arrest for Allegedly Touching Female Patients Inappropriately
8/26/16New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Suspends License of Essex County Pediatrician for Unsanitary Office Conditions -Consumer Alert Issued-
8/22/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Ocean County Couple and Their Home Improvement Contracting Companies For Allegedly Bilking More than $900,000 in Superstorm Sandy Relief Funds
8/17/16Proposed Regulation – Office of Weights and Measures
8/12/16Bergen County Used Car Dealership Agrees to Pay Civil Penalties, Enter Binding Arbitration with Consumers to Settle Consumer Fraud Allegations
8/04/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Burlington County Home Improvement Contracting Company and its Owner for Misleading Consumers About the Need for Repairs, Performing Substandard, Unfinished Work, and Other Consumer Fraud Violations
8/03/16New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Imposes Five-Year Suspension on Former Prison Doctor Whose “Gross Negligence” Contributed to the Death of State Prison Inmate in 2009
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7/29/16Proposed Regulation – Board of Nursing
7/29/16New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Obtains Voluntary License Suspension of Two North Jersey Doctors Accused of Prescribing Narcotic Painkillers Without Legitimate Medical Purposes
7/25/16New Jersey Board of Nursing Obtains Temporary License Suspension Against Atlantic County Nurse Accused of Repeatedly Stabbing a Ten-Year-Old Autistic Patient With a Hypodermic Needle for Disobeying Her Orders
7/21/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Ocean County Home Improvement Contracting Company and Its Principals for Allegedly Bilking $898,000 in Sandy Relief Funds from Shore Residents
7/20/16State Files Action Against Four "Just Pups" Pet Stores and their Owner for Allegedly Selling Sick Puppies and Other Consumer Fraud Violations
7/18/16Proposed Regulation – Board of Nursing
7/18/16Proposed Regulation – Board of Respiratory Care
7/18/16Proposed Regulation – Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Advisory Committee
7/18/16Proposed Regulation – State Board of Medical Examiners
7/13/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Launches Online “Anti- Fraud Toolkit” Aimed at Empowering Senior Citizens to Fight Back Against Financial Exploitation
7/06/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Permanent Ban, $1.1 Million Judgment Against Unregistered Contractor Who Took Money from Elderly Consumers for Repairs That Were Never Completed
7/01/16Bergen County Psychiatrist Agrees to Temporary License Suspension Amid Allegations He Indiscriminately Prescribed CDS to Patients and Allowed His Wife To Use His Prescription Blank to Dispense Drugs Without a License
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6/27/16 Proposed Regulation – Board of Nursing
6/27/16 Proposed Regulation – Board of Nursing
6/27/16Proposed Regulation – Board of Nursing
6/23/16Steve C. Lee is Confirmed by the New Jersey Senate as Director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
6/23/16Third Party Energy Suppliers Palmco Power NJ, LLC and Palmco Energy NJ, LLC Enter into $5.28 Million Settlement with the State to Resolve Allegations That They Engaged in Deceptive Sale Practices
6/17/16Maryland Cancer Charity Agrees to Pay $470,000, Including $375,000 to Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, to Resolve Division of Consumer Affairs’ Investigation into its Fundraising Activities
6/17/16 CONSUMER ALERT:  Be Careful of Phony Charities Soliciting Donations for Orlando Shooting Victims
6/15/16New Jersey Bureau of Securities Marks "World Elder Abuse Awareness Day" With Tips for Keeping Senior Citizens Safe from Financial Exploitation
6/13/16New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Obtains Temporary License Suspension Against Passaic County Doctor Accused of Sexual Misconduct Against Female Patients and Staff Members
6/1/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Terminates Middlesex Printing Company’s Authority to Print Prescription Blanks After Company Issued Thousands of Blanks to Unauthorized Individuals
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5/27/16 New Jersey Bureau of Securities Assesses $2 million Penalty Against Hudson County Couple and Their Bogus Private Investment Fund Management Company for Defrauding Investors through the Fraudulent Sale of Unregistered Securities
5/24/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 51 Home Improvement Contractors for $844,477 in Consumer Restitution and Civil Penalties in First Quarter of 2016
5/17/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Resolves Enforcement Proceedings Against Four Businesses Accused in Scams Targeting Spanish-Speaking Immigrants
5/13/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Mercer County Home Improvement Contractor for Abandoning Home Improvement Projects, and Other Consumer Fraud Violations
5/11/16 Proposed Regulation – Licensed Public Movers and Warehousemen
5/10/16 Consumer Alert:  Beware of the Rising Threat of Computer "Ransomware" That Holds Your Data Hostage
5/9/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Unregistered Monmouth County Home Improvement Contractor for Shoddy, Unfinished Work and Other Consumer Fraud Violations
5/4/16 New Jersey Bureau of Securities Assesses Approximately $4 Million in Civil Penalties Against Former Bergen County Resident and Two Others for Defrauding Investors Out of More Than $3.6 Million
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4/29/16New Jersey Consumer Affairs Urges Public to Join the Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse by Tossing Unwanted Medicines During 11th Annual Prescription Drug Take Back Day
4/28/16 New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes License of Indicted North Jersey Anesthesiologist for "Gross Malpractice"
4/27/16Governor Christie: NJPMP Is One Of Our Best Tools In The Fight Against Drug Abuse
4/27/16Governor Christie's Commitment To Preventing Addiction Before It Starts New Jersey And New York Join Forces To Enhance Prescription Monitoring Programs
4/27/16Governor Christie Announces Bi-State Collaboration With State of New York In Fight Against Drug Addiction Neighboring States Sharing Prescription Monitoring Program Data on Opioid Sales
4/19/16​Public Comment Period Extended for Proposed Regulation – New Jersey State Board of Dentistry
4/15/16 Proposed Regulation – Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors
4/15/16 Proposed Regulation – Board of Pharmacy
4/12/16 Shop for Passover with Confidence: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs' Kosher Enforcement Helping to Ensure Stores Live Up to Kosher Claims
4/11/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Seeks to Revoke Registration of Cape May County Health Care Service Firm That Allegedly Placed Uncertified Employees with Clients and Falsified Documents
4/07/16 New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes Passaic County Physician's License for Indiscriminately Prescribing Highly Addictive Pain Killers
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3/31/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Actions Against Sixteen Health Clubs for Alleged Non-Compliance with Consumer Protection Laws
3/30/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Bergen County Used Car Dealership for Alleged Consumer Fraud and Motor Vehicle Advertising Violations
3/29/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches Settlement with AutoZone Addressing Allegations of Pricing Violations; Prior Actions Against "Advance Auto" and "Pep Boys" Remain Pending
3/24/16 New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes License of North Jersey Family Physician Sentenced to Federal Prison for Insurance Fraud
3/11/16 National Consumer Protection Week: Advice on How to Avoid Scams While Shopping Online
3/9/16 National Consumer Protection Week: New Jerseyans Will Be Facing Scams With New Twists in 2016
3/7/16 National Consumer Protection Week: "Home Improvements" and "Motor Vehicles" Once Again Lead New Jersey's 2015 Consumer Complaints, "Internet Sales" Grievances Saw Increase
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2/26/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Distributes $525,000 in Restitution to Consumers Who Paid for but Did Not Receive Travel Packages Purchased from Crown Travel Service, Inc.
2/22/16New Jersey Consumer Affairs Cites 40 Home Improvement Contractors for Nearly $500,000 in Consumer Restitution and Civil Penalties in Fourth Quarter of 2015
2/4/16New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 21 Unlicensed Public Movers Following Undercover "Sting"
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1/24/16Governor Christie To New Jersey: Thank You For Your Support And For Staying Home
1/24/16Governor Christie: New Jersey Played It Smart And Safe
1/24/16Governor Christie: New Jersey Has Come Through This Storm Extraordinarily Well
1/23/16Governor Christie: We Need To Get Moving On These Dunes Projects
1/23/16Governor Christie: This Is Our 17th Snow Emergency, We Will Get Through It
1/22/16Governor Christie Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Arrival Of Winter Storm
1/22/16​PRICE GOUGING ALERT: In the Extreme Weather State of Emergency, Be Aware of Price Gouging and Your Rights as Consumers
1/22/16Governor Christie Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Arrival Of Winter Storm
1/20/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs' High School "Consumer Bowl" Competition Marks its 20th Year
 1/19/16 ​New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Settles Action Against Middlesex County Company That Marketed "Survival Shelters"
 1/19/16 Proposed Regulation – Board of Dentistry
 1/8/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Actions Alleging Unlawful Pricing Practices at Advance Auto and Pep Boys Stores
 1/6/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Legal Action Against Unlicensed Veterinarian in South Jersey
 1/4/16 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites Pet Shops Statewide for Violating the Pet Purchase Protection Act
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 12/31/15 Consumer Alert: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Alerts Consumers to Safety Concerns Associated with "Hoverboards"
 12/23/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Court Order Shutting Down Unregistered Contractor Who Allegedly Took Money from Elderly Consumers for Repairs That Were Never Completed
 12/22/15New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes License of Northvale-Based Podiatrist for Sexual Misconduct, Unauthorized Practice, and Violating a Prior Order Suspending his Medical License
 12/3/15New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Suspends License of North Arlington Physician for Indiscriminate Prescribing of Powerful Pain Killers and other Violations
 12/2/15 Consumer Alert: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Alerts Consumers Concerning Recent Data Breach at VTech Holdings, Manufacturer of Children's Electronic Learning Products
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 11/23/15Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman and New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Urge Consumer Caution When Holiday Shopping
 11/20/15New Jersey Bureau of Securities Takes Action Against Principals of Monmouth County Investment Firm that Defrauded Clients of Millions of Dollars
 11/18/15 Proposed Regulation – New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program
 11/17/15New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Suspends Medical License of Middlesex Neurologist Charged With Improperly Touching Female Patient During Exams
 11/16/15Salem County Physician Who Allegedly Had Sexual Relations with a Patient Surrenders His License to Practice Medicine
 11/16/15Salem County Physician Who Allegedly Had Sexual Relations with a Patient Surrenders His License to Practice Medicine
 11/12/15New Jersey Consumer Affairs Cites 62 Home Improvement Contractors for More Than $1 Million in Consumer Restitution and Civil Penalties in Third Quarter of 2015
 11/10/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $2.6 Million Default Judgment Against South Jersey Pool Contractor for Violations of the Consumer Fraud Act
 11/6/15Attorney General Unveils "Anti-Fraud Toolkit," as New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Achieves Goal of Delivering Fraud Awareness Program to Every County in New Jersey
 11/2/15Attorney General's Office and New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announce Children's Product Safety Awareness Month
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 10/30/15 Consumer Alert: With the Mets in the World Series, Be Careful to Avoid World Series Ticket Scams
 10/28/15 Consumer Alert: Beware of Scammers Pretending to be Attorney General or Claiming They Are Calling From Attorney General's Office
 10/23/15 Consumer Alert: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Warns Consumers of Recent Rash of Utility Phone Scams
 10/22/15New Jersey Bureau of Securities Wins $14 Million Judgment Against Ponzi Schemers Who Defrauded Elderly Investors
 10/19/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Suspends Registration, Imposes Fine On Essex County Healthcare Service Firm that Placed Uncertified Employees with Clients, Falsified Documents
 10/15/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches Settlements Totaling $300,000 with Four Businesses that Provided Unnecessary Services to Locate "Surplus Funds" from Property Foreclosure Sales
 10/14/15Passaic County Physician Who Allegedly Had Sexual Relations with a Patient Surrenders His License to Practice Medicine
 10/13/15 Proposed Regulation – Board of Marriage and Family Therapy Examiners
 10/6/15 Proposed Regulation – Certified Psychoanalysts Advisory Committee
 10/2/15Christie Administration Issues Price Gouging Warning During Severe Weather State of Emergency Over 100 Cases Criminally Charged Statewide Related to Sandy Fraud
 10/1/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Issued Notices of Violation Against Four "Notarios Publicos" for Illegally Offering Immigration Assistance Services
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 9/29/15New Jersey Bureau of Securities Obtains $6.7 Million in Full Restitution for Investors Defrauded by Former Monmouth County Fire Chief; $800,000 Civil Monetary Penalty Also Assessed
 9/25/15 Proposed Regulation – Board of Polysomnography
 9/24/15 Proposed Regulation – Board of Dentistry
 9/23/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Continues Unannounced Inspections of Commercial Autobuses ("Jitneys") for Compliance with "Angelie's Law" English / Español
 9/22/15Attorney General and New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtain $644,000 Settlement Against Former Bloomfield-Based Travel Services Companies and their Principals
 9/11/15Union County-Based Mover Ordered to Pay $114,127.50 and Cease Business, Under Final Judgment Resulting from Action Brought By the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
 9/9/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Settlement with Mobile App Developer That Allegedly Collected Consumer Information without Notice and Consent in Violation of State Law
 9/8/15Board of Nursing Public Hearing Is Rescheduled
 9/3/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $693,000 Judgment Against Morris County Used Car Dealership Accused of Multiple Consumer Fraud Violations
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 8/19/15Public Comment Period Extended for Some Proposed Regulations
 8/18/15New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program Mobile App Now Available for Android Device Users
 8/18/15State to Receive $1.5 Million from Settlement Resolving Allegations of Off-Label Marketing by Drug Manufacturer Amgen
 8/17/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches Settlement with Sussex County Auto Dealership in Connection with Consumer Fraud Allegations
 8/4/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 89 Home Improvement Contractors for $631,000 in Consumer Restitution and Civil Penalties in Second Quarter of 2015
 8/3/15Systrum Energy to Pay $554,000, Reform Business Practices, in Settlement with New Jersey Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs, and Board of Public Utilities Third-Party Energy Supplier Allegedly Failed to Deliver on Promises of Significant Savings for Electrical and/or Natural Gas Service
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 7/30/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 17 Commercial Autobus ("Jitney") Operators for Alleged Violations of "Angelie's Law"
 7/29/15​As Part of Predatory Towing Initiative, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Imposes $55,000 in Civil Penalties Against Six Towing Companies
 7/27/15Cumberland County Used Car Dealership Agrees to Revise Its Business Practices, Under Settlement with the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
 7/24/15​New Jersey Bureau of Securities Revokes Registration of Midland Park Broker Who Has Admitted to Defrauding Clients and Stealing Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars for His Own Use, Concurrent Investigation Leads to Federal Guilty Plea
 7/23/15​New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes Camden County Physician's License, Finding His Prescribing of Addictive Painkillers Placed the Public at "Profound Risk of Harm"
 7/21/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites Eight Unlicensed Moving Companies that Targeted Asian and Latino Communities
 7/20/15​New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and "Prada Puppies" Agree to Settlement, "Prada Puppies" Agrees to Change Business Practices and Pay $65,634 for Restitution, Reimbursements and Penalties
 7/16/15​Attorney General and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs File Action Against Bergen County-Based Home Improvement Contractor
 7/13/15​"As Seen On TV" Company Telebrands Will Make Changes to its Business Practices and its Automated Ordering System, Will Also Pay $550,000 to Settle New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Lawsuit
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 6/29/15​New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Federal Trade Commission, Reach Settlement with Developer of Mobile App that Allegedly Hacked New Jersey Smartphones with Harmful Malware
 6/25/15Attorney General and the Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Two Newton Car Dealerships
 6/24/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Complaint Against Bergen County-Based Home and Motor Vehicle "Warranty" Company That Allegedly Defrauded Consumers and Refused to Honor the Terms of its Contracts. Division Received 97 Complaints Directly From Consumers, and 498 Consumer Complaints from the Better Business Bureau
 6/17/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches $135,000 Settlement with Wayne Mazda and Wayne Auto Mall Hyundai
 6/15/15Commemorating "World Elder Abuse" Day, New Jersey Bureau of Securities Offers Fraud Prevention Tips for Senior Investors
 6/15/15Edison-Based "Home Warranty" Company to Pay $780,000 Revise its Business Practices, Retain a Compliance Monitor in Settlement of State's Enforcement Action's
 6/11/15 With Ramadan Approaching, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Enforces Honesty, Transparency in Sale of Halal Foods
 6/10/15 New Jersey Bureau of Securities Imposes Penalty on Operators of Upper Montclair-Based, $4 Million Investment Fraud - Joint Investigation Leads to Federal Arrest of Montclair Resident Nicholas Lattanzio
 6/4/15 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $940,000 Default Order Against Atlantic County-Based Home Improvement Contractor
 6/2/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $6.34 Million Default Judgment Against Bergen County-Based Home Improvement Contractor
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 5/26/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Settlement with Developer of Bitcoin-Mining Software Found to Have Accessed New Jersey Computers Without Users' Knowledge or Consent
 5/21/15 Summer Safety Week: Helmet and Sports Safety Tips from the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, New Jersey's County and Municipal Offices of Consumer Affairs
 5/20/15Medical Board Revokes License of Passaic County Doctor Who Failed to Abide by Safeguards Put in Place in a Prior Board Order and Who Had Sexual Contact With a Female Patient
 5/20/15 Summer Safety Week: Playground Safety Tips from the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, New Jersey's County and Municipal Offices of Consumer Affairs
 5/19/15Governor Livingston High School Wins 2015 State Consumer Bowl
 5/19/15 Summer Safety Week: Grilling and Fire Safety Tips from the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, New Jersey's County and Municipal Offices of Consumer Affairs
 5/18/15 Summer Safety Week: Pool and Swimming Safety Tips from the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, New Jersey's County and Municipal Offices of Consumer Affairs
 5/14/15 UPDATED CONSUMER ALERT: "Attorney General" Impostor Scam Targets Victims with Fraudulent "Arrest Warrant"
 5/11/15Allegedly Deceptive Newark "Youth Club" Charities Must Cease All Operations, Under Settlement with New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
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 4/29/15 CONSUMER ALERT:  When Seeking to Donate for Victims of Nepal Earthquake, Avoid Charity Scams
 4/27/15Prosecution of Alleged Sale of Aviation Fuel to Unsuspecting Motorists Leads to $137,000 in Settlements Obtained by New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
 4/27/15​Annual Written Examination for Investment Advisers Is Underway, the New Jersey Bureau of Securities Announces
 4/23/15State Board Temporarily Suspends License of Doctor Who Allegedly Prescribed Highly Addictive Pain Killers Indiscriminately
 4/23/15 CONSUMER ALERT:  New Jersey Consumers Seeking Restitution From Multi-State Settlement with Sirius Satellite XM Radio Must File Complaints By May 3
 4/13/15​New Jersey Becomes 1st State with App for its Prescription Monitoring Program
 4/9/15With New Wesite, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Makes it Easier Than Ever for Consumers to File Complaints, Obtain Information
 4/7/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Terminates Printing Company's Authorization to Provide Prescription Blanks to Doctors, After Security Failures Allegedly Contribute to Drug Ring Operation
 4/6/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 31 Home Improvement Contractors for $397,776 in Consumer Restitution and Civil Penalties In First Quarter of 2015
 4/2/15New Jersey Bureau of Securities Revokes Registration of Financial Agent Who Defrauded Elderly Investor
 4/1/15New Jersey Bureau of Securities Orders Two Unregistered Fraudsters Who Operated a Ponzi Scheme To Pay $1 Million Penalty
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 3/31/15To Combat Widespread Scams, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Launches "Fighting Fraud" Awareness Program
 3/30/15Preparing for Passover? New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs' Kosher Enforcement Helps Ensure Honesty, Transparency in Sale of Kosher Foods
 3/27/15Acting Attorney General, Installation Commander Unveil "Project Medicine Drop" Box at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey's First at a Military Installation
 3/26/15Jersey Shore Landscaping Company Will Pay $33,000 to Resolve State Allegations over Superstorm Sandy Price Gouging, Sale of Recalled Generators, Unlicensed Sale of Motor Fuel
 3/26/15New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes the License of Central Jersey Physician Who Prescribed Excessive Quantities of Oxycodone Without Medical Justification
 3/25/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Middlesex County Company That Offered Underground "Survival Shelters" For Sale
 3/24/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Morris County Used Car Dealership for Alleged Consumer Fraud and Motor Vehicle Advertising Violations
 3/20/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Office of Consumer Protection Files Action Against Essex County Healthcare Service Firm That Allegedly Placed Uncertified Employees with Clients, Falsified Documents
 3/12/15New Jersey Bureau of Securities Obtains $23 Million Default Judgment Against Branded Marketing Investment Scammer And His Companies
 3/10/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Suit Against Atlantic County Installer of In-Ground Pools, for Allegedly Defrauding Multiple Consumers
 3/9/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Cumberland County Used Car Dealership for Alleged Consumer Fraud and Advertising Violations
 3/6/15 National Consumer Protection Week, Day 5:
New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches $360,000 Settlement with Fair Lawn Based Moving Company
 3/5/15 National Consumer Protection Week, Day 4:
How to Protect Yourself When Buying, Repairing, or Leasing a Motor Vehicle
 3/4/15 National Consumer Protection Week, Day 3:
How to Protect Yourself When Buying, Repairing, or Leasing a Motor Vehicle
 3/3/15 National Consumer Protection Week, Day 2:
Fraud Protection Tips for Senior Citizens
 3/2/15 National Consumer Protection Week, Day 1: :
"Check Before You Invest" To Avoid Investment Scams
 3/2/15"Home Improvements" and "Motor Vehicles" Dominated New Jersey's 2014 Consumer Complaints, With Third-Party Energy Companies Joining the Top 10
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 2/27/15 Consumer Alert: Customer Complaint Notices Now Required on and in Privately-Owned Autobuses by "Angelie's Law"
 2/26/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches $360,000 Settlement with Fair Lawn Based Moving Company
 2/25/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 19 Unlicensed Movers Following Undercover Sting Operation
 2/23/15 Consumer Alert:
Members of Closed "Powerhouse Gym" Health Club in Plainsboro Must File Complaints by March 15, 2015 for Refunds
 2/18/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs: New Jerseyans Affected by Recent Data Breaches Can Take Basic Steps to Protect Against Identity Theft
 2/9/15New Jersey Board of Pharmacy Suspends License of Pharmacist Who Illegally Distributed Potentially Addictive Pain-Management Drugs Nationwide, in Online Scheme
 2/3/15Acting Attorney General, Ocean County Prosecutor Join Little Egg Harbor Township Mayor and Police Chief to Announce "Project Medicine Drop" Box Installation
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 1/29/15Seller of Motor Vehicle Service Contracts Will Cease Business in New Jersey; Agrees to $810,000 Settlement and to Reimburse Consumers Up to Nearly $200,000
 1/28/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Settlement with CVS Pharmacy, Resolving Incidents in Which Stores Sold Medications Exposed to Excessive Temperature
 1/21/15 Update on Motor Oils Ban:
New Jersey Office of Weights and Measures Adds U.S. Economy SAE 10-30 Motor Oil to Banned List Further review of lab data also leads to removal of another, previously banned, item from the list
 1/14/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Consumer Fraud Action Against Newark Organization that Allegedly Misled Charitable Donors, Transferred Contributions to For-Profit Business
 1/8/15HIKO Energy, LLC Agrees to Pay $2.1 Million, Including $1.8 Million in Consumer Restitution, and Revise its Business Practices, to Settle Allegations by New Jersey Attorney General, Board of Public Utilities, and Division of Consumer Affairs That the Third-Party Energy Supplier Misled Consumers
 1/8/15New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $46,000 Judgment Against "Superstorm Sandy Reconstruction Summit" Organizer Who Made False Promises, Misrepresentations
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 12/29/14 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 35 Home Improvement Contractors for $570,000 in Consumer Restitution and Penalties Due to Alleged Violations
 12/18/14 With Urban Cash-For-Gold Initiative, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Alleges Nearly 10,000 Violations at 71 Jewelers and Other Stores, Confiscates 35 Scales
 12/15/14 New Jersey Bureau of Securities Announces Launch of Streamlined Electronic Filing Depository
 12/11/14More Than 20,000 New Jersey Physicians Signed Up for Prescription Monitoring Program Access in 2014, Attorney General Reports
 12/4/14New Jersey Office of Weights and Measures Bans 19 Motor Oil Products, After Lab Testing Reveals Their Viscosity Fails to Match That Promised On the Labelv
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 11/26/14New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes License of Jersey City Neurologist, Finding He "Acted As a Drug Dealer" When Prescribing Opiates 
 11/19/14 Consumer Alert: New Jersey Consumers Seeking to Hire a Home Elevation Contractor Should Be Aware of New Registration Requirements Intended to Help Prevent Fraud, Unsafe Work 
 11/13/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches $300,000 Settlement with Operators of Multiple North Jersey Furniture Businesses Charged with Violations of the Consumer Fraud Act
 11/3/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Invites Public to Free "Safe Investing" Summit on November 13th; Attendees Will Hear From "Crazy Eddie" and HealthSouth Fraudsters, "Wolf of Wall Street" and Madoff Prosecutors and FBI Agents, and More 
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 10/31/14New Jersey's Fight Against Opiate Diversion Has Led to 50 Disciplinary Cases Against Doctors, Pharmacists, Pharmacies, Under Ongoing Focus on Prescription Drug Abuse
 10/30/14New Jersey Attorney General Commemorates Two Years of Post-Sandy Fraud Enforcement, Continues Watch for Storm Recovery Scams 
 10/27/14Christie Administration Dedicates the State's 100th "Project Medicine Drop" Box at the Teaneck Police Department 
 10/22/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Atlantic County-Based Home Improvement Contractor, Charging Alleged Violations of the Consumer Fraud Act and Contractors Registration Act
 10/21/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Convenes Pain Management Council, To Develop Best Practices for Managing Pain While Maintaining Controls Against Prescription Drug Diversion and Abuse
 10/20/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Two North Jersey Home Improvement Companies for Alleged Consumer Fraud and Other Violations
 10/17/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Revokes Agent's Registration, Assessed $2 Million Penalty, After Finding He Defrauded Investors, Spent Investor Funds at Casinos and on Poker Websites 
 10/15/14In Case You Missed It: New Jersey Consumer Affairs Director Calls New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program a Vital Tool in the Fight Against Opiate Abuse 
 10/14/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and Camden County Arts & Crafts Company Reach Settlement for Violations of the Consumer Fraud Act and Other Regulations
 10/7/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches Settlement with Dealer of High-End, Used Luxury Cars Accused of Deceptive Sales Practices 
 10/6/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Assesses $1.1 Million Penalty Against Sussex County-Based "Extreme Energy Solutions," Seller of a Purported Automobile Emissions Reduction Device, Due to Fraudulent Sale of Unregistered Securities
 10/2/14With Peak Storm Season Approaching, the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reminds Consumers to Use Caution When Purchasing, Using a Portable Generator 
 10/1/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 26 Home Improvement Contractors for $251,000 in Penalties and Consumer Restitution Due to Alleged Violations of Consumer Protection Laws 
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 9/25/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Files Suit Charging that Former Monmouth County Fire Chief Committed Multi-Million Dollar Fraud Against Investors; Revokes His Exemptions to Operate 
 9/16/14Division of Consumer Affairs and Division of Law Pursue Former South Jersey Paving Company to Arkansas, Succeed in Obtaining $177,000 in Consumer Restitution for South Jersey Residents 
 9/11/14N.J. Board of Medical Examiners Obtains Temporary License Suspension of Monmouth County Physician Accused of Indiscriminately Prescribing Excessive Amounts of Oxycodone to Approximately 50 Patients Without Medical Justification 
 9/10/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Advises Consumers to Beware of Websites Offering Poor-Quality Counterfeit Dresses 
 9/8/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites Health Clubs For Failure to Provide Refunds for Canceled Memberships, Other Violations
 9/5/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Seaside Heights Police Collaborate on Charges Against Boardwalk Vendors, Seizure of More Than $10,000 Worth Of Suspected Counterfeit Merchandise, Resulting from "Safe Summer 2014" Task Force 
 9/4/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Suspends Registration of a Jersey City Broker-Dealer Agent Who Borrowed Money From Clients, Failed to Disclose Tax Liens
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 8/20/14Atlantic County Hotel Will Pay $64,500 to Resolve State Allegations of Price Gouging Following Superstorm Sandy 
 8/19/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Revokes Registrations of Broker-Dealer Agent Who Sold Securities Involved in Alleged Ponzi Scheme
 8/14/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against South Jersey Puppy Dealer Who Allegedly Sold Sick Animals, Failed To Disclose Health Records to Buyers, and Inoculated Dogs Without a Veterinarian's Oversight 
 8/13/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against "As Seen On TV" Company Telebrands for Consumer Fraud Act Violations 
 8/12/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Obtains $5.5 Million Settlement From Bergen County Father and Son Who Defrauded Investors Through Sale of Unregistered Notes and Used Investor Funds For Personal Enrichment 
 8/11/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Home Improvement Businesses for Illegal Business Practices 
 8/8/14New Jersey Bureau of Securities Recovers $125,000 for Investors in Branded Marketing Civil Action 
 8/6/14State to Receive More than $800,000 from Settlement Resolving Allegations of Off-Label Marketing by Drug Manufacturer Wyeth 
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 8/6/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs to Distribute $173,000 to 63 Law Enforcement Agencies, from Bankrupt Manufacturer of Defective Bulletproof Vests
 8/5/14New Jersey Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs File Action Against Wayne Mazda and Wayne Auto Mall Hyundai for Unconscionable Commercial Practices, including "Bait and Switch" Tactics 
 8/1/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Awarded $1.26 Million Judgment Against Home Furniture and Furnishings Company That Committed Fraud Against Consumers
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 7/28/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Complaint Against "Home Warranty" Company That Allegedly Used Deceptive Tactics to Refuse Consumers' Claims for Repair of Crucial Home Systems and Appliances
 7/24/14New Jersey Attorney General's Office and Division of Consumer Affairs File Complaint Against Moving Company That Allegedly Low-Balled Consumers and Threatened to Withhold Possessions 
 7/23/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches Settlement with Woodbridge Towing Company, Resolving Allegations of Excessive Fees and Obtaining Restitution for Vehicle Owners 
 7/21/14New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes the License of a Somerset County Physician Accused of Indiscriminately Prescribing Addictive Painkillers, Despite Evidence of Patients' Drug Abuse
 7/16/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 68 Home Improvement Contractors for a Total of $1.3 Million in Penalties and Consumer Restitution Due to Alleged Violations of Consumer Protection Laws 
 7/14/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $1.8 Million Settlement to Resolve Allegations of Deceptive Practices Against Eight "Route 22" and Affiliated Car Dealerships 
 7/10/14N.J. Board of Medical Examiners Temporarily Suspends the License of a Camden County Physician Accused of Indiscriminately Prescribing Addictive Painkillers, Putting Patients at Risk of Opiate Dependency 
 7/1/14Acting State Attorney General Hoffman, Division of Consumer Affairs and Ocean County Kick off "Safe Summer 2014" Program at Point Pleasant Beach 
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 6/30/14Bergen County Hotel Will Pay $110,000 to Settle State Allegations of Price Gouging Following Superstorm Sandy; Total Recoveries in Sandy Price-Gouging Cases Top $1 Million 
 6/26/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Office of Weights and Measures, Announce Complaints Against 21 Jewelers Accused of Violating "Cash for Gold" Consumer Protection Laws 
 6/13/14New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Revokes the License of Neurologist Due to Admitted Sexual Relationship with Patient He Assessed As Having Apparent Mild Brain Injury
 6/12/14New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Obtains Voluntary License Suspension of Ocean County Doctor Accused of Illegally Distributing Narcotic Painkillers 
 6/6/14"Hedge Fund" Fraudsters Ordered to Pay $55 Million in Investor Restitution, Civil Penalties and Disgorgement 
 6/5/14Allegedly Fraudulent Sandy Charity's Remaining $100,000 in Donations Distributed to Monmouth County-Based Organizations for New Jersey Sandy Victims, Following Action Filed by the Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs
 6/4/14New Jersey Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs, and Board of Public Utilities File Suit Against Three Third-Party Energy Suppliers That Allegedly Defrauded Hundreds of Consumers Through Misrepresentations of Monthly Bill Reductions
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 5/22/14New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program Now Sharing Data with Connecticut, Giving Healthcare Practitioners in Both States Even Greater Power to Fight Prescription Drug Abuse 
 5/21/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Urges eBay Customers To Change Passwords, Take Other Protective Measures Against Identity Theft in Response to Cyber-Attack 
 5/20/14In Case You Missed It: New Jersey Consumer Affairs Director Urges Healthcare Professionals to Use the New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program in the Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse 
 5/19/14Irvington High School Wins 2014 State Consumer Bowl 
 5/14/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Will Distribute $173,000 to Police Departments That Purchased Defective Bulletproof Vests 
 5/12/14Three Alleged Price Gougers To Pay More Than $89,000 To Resolve State Lawsuits Following Superstorm Sandy; Total Recoveries in Sandy Gouging Cases Top $900,000
 5/7/14Unlicensed Person Illegally Performing Dentistry Arrested Following Investigation By Attorney General's Division of Consumer Affairs and the Elizabeth Police Department 
 5/6/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and Bureau of Securities Announce that Two Convicted Felons Who Sold Fraudulent, Unregistered Securities Are Now Barred from Securities Industry
 5/5/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Action Against Stephen's Landscaping for Alleged Sale of Generators at Exorbitant Prices, Unlicensed Sale of Gas During Superstorm Sandy State of Emergency, and the Sale of Unsafe Recalled Generators
 5/2/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and Bureau of Securities Suspend Two Financial Agents for Failing to Detect Manipulative Trading Strategy 
 5/2/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and Bureau of Securities Announce Settlement with J.P. Morgan Securities, LLC 
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 4/16/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and Bureau of Securities Announces Settlements with WestPark Capital and an Associated Financial Broker
 4/15/14Funds from Allegedly Fraudulent Sandy Charity, Totaling $225,000, Distributed to Organizations That Will Assist Superstorm Sandy Victims, Following Action Filed by the Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs 
 4/10/14New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Crackdown on 53 Allegedly Non-Compliant Health Clubs 
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 3/4/14Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Woodbridge Towing Company for Allegedly Charging Excessive Fees and Other Violations of the Predatory Towing Prevention Act 
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 3/4/14CONSUMER ALERT: New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Warns About "IRS Call" Scam 
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 3/4/14National Consumer Protection Week Kicks off with "Cyber Safe NJ" Website Launched by New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs 
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 2/26/14State Attorney General and Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Company Offering Service Contracts for Vehicle Repairs
 2/12/14State Board Revokes License of Doctor Who Performed Spinal Surgeries Despite His Lack of Medical Training for Such Procedures
 2/11/14N.J. Consumer Affairs Goes Undercover to Auto Repair Shops, Finds Two Charged Hundreds of Dollars for Allegedly Unnecessary Repairs
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 1/29/14NJ Division of Consumer Affairs Settles With Company That Modifies Minivans for Wheelchair Accessibility to Protect Against Potentially Deadly Safety Defects 
 1/23/14As Super Bowl Approaches, NJ Division of Consumer Affairs Reminds Fans to Avoid Event-Related Scams 
 1/14/14N.J. Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs Urge Target Customers to Take Advantage of Free Credit Monitoring in Wake of Data Breach
 1/13/14NJ Division of Consumer Affairs Fines 26 Unlicensed Movers Nabbed in "Operation Mother's Attic" Sting 
 1/6/14RBC Capital Markets Pays Civil Penalty and Revises Its Supervisory System, Under Settlement with Division of Consumer Affairs' Bureau of Securities
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 12/31/13Target Database Breach
 12/24/13 Court Approves Asset Freeze and Appointment of Receiver After Attorney General's Bureau of Securities Files Suit Against Two Bergen County Residents and Their Company For Allegedly Defrauding Investors of $3.5 Million
 12/20/13 NJ Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Surrenders of Three Pharmacies' Ability to Dispense Controlled Drugs, Due to Alleged Failure to Comply With State CDS Requirements
 12/19/13 NJ Division of Consumer Board of Medical Examiners Suspends License of North Jersey Doctor Due to Findings That He Prescribed Steroids Without Adequate Patient Examinations or Patient Care
 12/18/13 Attorney General's Bureau of Securities Files Suit Against Two Bergen County Residents and Their Company For Allegedly Defrauding Investors of $3.5 Million
 12/17/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Sues Dealer of High-End, Used Luxury Cars for Alleged Bait-and-Switch, Other Deceptive Practices
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 12/17/13 Consumer Affairs Legal Action Results in $137,000 Being Returned to Homeowners Whose Roofs, Chimneys and Gutters Were Damaged By Contractors
 12/16/13 NJ Division of Consumer Affairs Files Actions to Revoke the CDS Registrations of Five More Doctors Who Illegally Prescribed Controlled Prescription Drugs
 12/9/13 NJ Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Settlement with Unregistered Idaho-Based Temp Firm That Hired New Jerseyans for Post-Sandy Cleanup Work
 12/3/13 State Sues Home Furniture and Furnishings Company
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 11/18/13 Three N.J. Pharmacists Surrender Their Licenses Amid Pending Criminal Charges in Interstate Prescription Drug Distribution Ring
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 10/30/13 Alleged Price Gougers Will Pay Over $430,000 to Settle State Lawsuits Filed Following Superstorm Sandy; Total Recoveries in Sandy Gouging Cases Top $800,000
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 10/30/13 Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches $66,000 Settlement With Paterson Used Car Dealership
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 10/15/13 Rahway Physician Who Allegedly Indiscriminately Prescribed Painkillers Agrees to Temporary License Suspension
 10/9/13 Consumer Affairs' Bureau of Securities Wins $36.4 Million Judgment Against Operators of Ponzi Scheme That Defrauded Investors
 10/7/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $130,000 Settlement with Morris County Work-At-Home Company and its Owner
 10/3/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Seeks to Revoke 12 Doctors' Ability to Prescribe Controlled Painkillers
 10/2/13 New Jersey Attorney General, Somerset County Prosecutor, State Division of Consumer Affairs, Announce Criminal, Civil Charges Resulting from Undercover "Cash-For-Gold" Sting
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 8/15/13 Five Home Improvement Contracting Companies Shut Down, Principal Agrees to Pay $315,000 to Settle Lawsuit Alleging Workers Damaged or Destroyed Chimneys, Roofs and Gutters Not in Need of Repair
 8/14/13 Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Bloomfield-Based Travel Companies For Allegedly Failing To Provide $1 Million in Paid-For Travel Packages
 8/9/13 ALERT: New Report Warns of Hidden Credit Card "Grey Charges"
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 7/31/13 Board of Medical Examiners Temporarily Suspends License of Marlboro Physician For Alleged Indiscriminate Prescribing of Prescription Pain Medications
 7/30/13 Morgan Stanley & Co. Agrees to Pay $100,000 Under Settlement With Division of Consumer Affairs' Bureau of Securities
 7/25/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Million-Dollar Settlement With Online Advertising Company Accused of Overriding Consumers' Privacy Settings Without Consent
 7/23/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Settlement of Superstorm Sandy Price-Gouging Complaints: Four Hotel Operators, Three Gas Stations and a Hardware Store Agree to Pay $282,844
 7/22/13 "Statewide Sandy Fraud Working Group" Announces Criminal and Civil Actions Against Unregistered Home Improvement Contractors, Following Investigation Using Storm-Damaged House in Monmouth County
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 6/28/13 Superstorm Sandy Charity Accused of Fraud Agrees to Have An Outside Administrator Distribute All Contributions and Then Will Dissolve, Under Court-Approved Settlement of Lawsuit filed by the State Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs
 6/27/13 Fireworks Illegal in New Jersey Without a Valid Permit
 6/5/13 North Jersey Businessman Ordered to Pay $353,800 for Violating Consumer Fraud and Home Improvement Contractor Registration Acts
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 5/30/13 Bergen County Biotech Companies and Their President/CEO Ordered to Pay More than $11 Million in Restitution and Penalties Under Settlement with New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs' Bureau of Securities
 5/28/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Sues Gas Stations Accused of Selling Leaded Aviation Fuel to Motorists Who Thought They Were Filling Up With Unleaded Gasoline
 5/23/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Retains International Pharmacy Association As Expert Consultant, to Assist With Inspections and Evaluations of Compounding Pharmacies
 5/23/13 Tense Competition with Sudden Death, Tiebreaker Concludes with Irvington High School as Gold Medal Winner of New Jersey Consumer Affairs' 17th Annual High School Consumer Bowl
 5/15/13 Online Database Lists Nearly 31,000 Flood- and Salvage-Titled Vehicles, As New Jersey MVC and Division of Consumer Affairs Work to Protect Used Car Buyers
 5/10/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Sues Three More Businesses Accused of Price Gouging During Superstorm Sandy Emergency
 5/9/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $160,000 in Restitution from Contractor that Allegedly Over-Billed Public Entities
 5/2/13 New Jersey State Board of Dentistry Suspends License of Monmouth County Dentist Accused of Installing Surveillance Cameras in Dental Office Bathroom
 5/2/13 Newark-Based Broker-Dealer Self Reports Securities Violations; Agrees To Pay $100,000 Plus Restitution, Under Settlement With the N.J. Division of Consumer Affairs' Bureau of Securities
 5/1/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, State Board of Pharmacy, Announce Best Practice Recommendations for Pharmacy Security
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 4/26/13 New Jersey Attorney General Seeks to Revoke the License of Med Prep Pharmacy and its Pharmacist-in-Charge Due to Multiple Alleged Violations
 4/26/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, Acting Morris County Prosecutor, Roxbury Police Announce Arrest of Dentist Accused of Dispensing Addictive Painkillers
 4/23/13 Travel Company Owner and His Wife Indicted on Charges that they Stole Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars from Customers
 4/22/13 N.J. Bureau of Securities Announces Launch of Modernized Investment Adviser Examination Process
 4/17/13 Attorney General, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Settle First Price-Gouging Lawsuits Resulting From Superstorm Sandy
 4/16/13 Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs Announce Significant Expansion of "Project Medicine Drop"; Consumers Can Now Dispose of Unused Medications at 40 Secure Locations Statewide
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 3/25/13 Attorney General Chiesa and Division of Consumer Affairs Obtain Default Judgment Against Two North Jersey Moving Companies and their Principals
 3/22/13 State Board of Pharmacy, Med Prep Enter Voluntary Agreement, Extending Halt to Pharmacy's Operations Following Recall
 3/18/13 New Jersey Bureau of Securities Issues Investor Alert: "Profitable Sunrise" is Unregistered, Questionable Scheme
 3/15/13 In Agreement with State Pharmacy Board, Monmouth County Pharmacy Temporarily Halts Operations Following Recall of Intravenous Products
 3/14/13 Online Database Listing Flood- and Salvage-Titled Vehicles Doubles, As New Jersey MVC and Division of Consumer Affairs Work to Protect Used Car Buyers
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 3/14/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Promotes Consumer Awareness, Self-Protection with New Handbooks on Cyber Security, Debt Collection, and New Debt Collection Video
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 3/13/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Settlement with Canadian Investment Bank - RBC Capital Markets Agrees to $450,000 Settlement with Bureau of Securities for Failing to Review Accounts Used in Multi-Million Dollar Ponzi Scheme
 3/7/13 Attorney General Announces New Jersey's "Statewide Sandy Fraud Working Group" to Coordinate Prosecution, Investigation, and Data-Gathering of Criminal and Civil Fraud Related to Disaster Recovery
 3/5/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reminds Taxpayers to Beware of Costly Tax Refund Loans, Consider Seeking Free Tax Preparation Help
 3/4/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Price Gouging Was Largest Consumer Complaint Category in 2012
 3/4/13 Division of Consumer Affairs Investigators Checking for Unregistered Home Improvement Contractors in Storm-Damaged Shore Counties
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 2/28/13 Attorney General Chiesa and the Division of Consumer Affairs Obtain Temporary Restraints to Protect Donations Made to Hurricane Sandy "Charity"
 2/25/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Agreement with CVS, Addressing Errors That Led to Prescriptions Being Filled With the Wrong Pills at Five New Jersey Pharmacies
 2/21/13 Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs, Files Suit Against Allegedly Deceptive Superstorm Sandy Charity For Numerous Violations of State's Charities Law
 2/20/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Final Judgment Against North Jersey Prom Dress Company; Prepares to Disburse Full Restitution Funds to Consumers
 2/13/13 State Secures Restitution for Over 100 Customers, Under $400,000 Settlement with Modeling/Talent Services Company
 2/11/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Issues Warning to Organizations Soliciting Charitable Donations for Hurricane Sandy Victims
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 1/31/13 Huge Spike in Flood- and Salvage-Titled Vehicles Following Hurricane Sandy Prompts Public Education and Consumer Outreach
 1/24/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Conducts Unannounced Inspections of Home Heating Oil Delivery Trucks
 1/11/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Settlement with Kmart, After 19 Stores Statewide Sold Expired Infant Formula, Non-Prescription Medications
 1/10/13 North Jersey Physician Surrenders License to Board of Medical Examiners, After Violating Permanent Restrictions Previously Placed on his License
 1/10/13 State Licensing Board Temporarily Suspends North Jersey Podiatrist
 1/9/13 New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Suspends License of North Jersey Doctor Arrested for Possession of Bomb-Making Materials, Illegal Firearms
 1/9/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Shuts Down Home Health Agency That Allegedly Placed Uncertified Aides in Patients' Homes, Failed to Follow Up on Patient Needs
 1/7/13 New Jersey Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs Resolve Investigation into Post-Storm Towing of Vehicles in Seaside Heights
 1/7/13 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces $100,000 Civil Penalty in Bureau of Securities Action Against South Jersey Resident Who Defrauded Investors
 1/3/13 Attorney General Chiesa and the Division of Consumer Affairs Sue Bergen-County Based A Safeway Construction, Inc. and Related Companies
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 12/27/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Extends Filing Deadlines for Charity Registrations and Fund-Raiser Reports Following Hurricane Sandy
 12/19/12 Attorney General Chiesa and Division of Consumer Affairs File New Price Gouging Lawsuits Against Six More New Jersey Businesses Following Hurricane Sandy
 12/18/12 With List of Top 10 Most Inquired-About Charities, State Division of Consumer Affairs Reminds New Jerseyans: 'Tis the Season to Investigate Before You Donate
 12/17/12 Displaced Patients Received Life-Saving Services in N.J. Following Hurricane Sandy, Through the Assistance of the N.J. Board of Nursing within State Division of Consumer Affairs
 12/13/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and Aberdeen Township Police Announce Arrest of Pharmacist Accused of Creating Fraudulent Prescriptions to Obtain Controlled Substances; Alleged Conduct Detected by Prescription Monitoring Program
 12/12/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Confirms Six New Jersey Gas Stations Received Aviation Fuel Last Week - Fuel Sold to Motorists between Wednesday and Friday
 12/11/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Temporary Restraints Against Operator of Allegedly Fraudulent "Superstorm Sandy Reconstruction Summit"
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 11/28/12 Christie Administration Files New Price Gouging Lawsuits Against Ten More New Jersey Businesses, Including Seven Hotels, Collectively Accused of More Than 1,000 Instances of Price Gouging, Following Hurricane Sandy
 11/26/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs' Ban on Synthetic Marijuana is Now Permanent in New Jersey
 11/21/12 New Jersey Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs, Remind Used Car-Buyers to Be Wary of Flood-Damaged Vehicles
 11/20/12 Christie Administration Negotiates Agreement Enabling Seaside Heights Residents To Reclaim Towed Vehicles, at No Charge, Beginning Tomorrow; Vehicles Were Towed From Island Following Hurricane Sandy
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 11/20/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Warns Consumers to Check Prescription Medications That May Have Been Affected by Temperature Changes Due To Hurricane Sandy
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 11/19/12 Operators of Bogus 9-11 Charity Permanently Barred From Charities Work, Ordered to Disgorge $121,166 in Donations
 11/15/12 Following "Undercover House" Initiative, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Cites 10 Unregistered Home Improvement Contractors; Investigation Serves as a Warning to Avoid Home Repair Scams After Hurricane Sandy
 11/9/12 Christie Administration Files Suit Against Eight Businesses Accused of Price Gouging During Hurricane Sandy State of Emergency
 11/5/12 Christie Administration Reminds Consumers, Municipalities to be On Alert for Post-Sandy Home Repair Scams
 11/2/12 Christie Administration Subpoenas 65 Businesses in Investigations Into Post-Hurricane Price Gouging
 11/1/12 Christie Administration Warns Consumers to Beware of Home Repair Scams, Charity Scams While Recovering From Storm Damage
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 10/30/12 Christie Administration Investigates Complaints of Alleged Storm-Related Price Gouging - Violators Face Stiff Fines
 10/23/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains $7.7 Million Judgment Against "Roofing Police" Contractor Accused of Performing Shoddy Work and Deceiving Consumers
 10/16/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Judgment Permanently Shutting Down Bogus Legal Services Provider, Accused of Exploiting Destitute Prisoners and Their Families
 10/11/12 Attorney General and New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announce $940,000 Bureau of Securities Settlement with North Jersey Investment Adviser
 10/4/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Union County Prosecutor Announce Arrest of Unlicensed Dentist Accused of Using Deceased Dentist's Identity to Practice Dentistry
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 9/26/12 Sussex County Gas Station Agrees to $50,000 Settlement to Conclude Action Arising from Alleged Price Gouging Following Tropical Storm Irene
 9/21/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Settlement with Travel Club that Allegedly Defrauded Scores of Consumers
 9/20/12 Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs Announce Expansion of "Project Medicine Drop" Into All 21 Counties; Statewide Reach Helps Consumers Dispose of Unused Medications
 9/17/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces Settlement with Defendants Accused of Fraudulently Using Cancer Charity's Tax-Exempt Status to Buy, Export Luxury Vehicles
 9/6/12 New Jersey's Bans on Synthetic Marijuana and "Bath Salts" Drugs Leads to Significant Decline in Reported Incidents
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 8/24/12 New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners Obtains Temporary License Suspension Against Doctor Accused of Unauthorized Research on Patients
 8/21/12 Assets of Closed Wayne Dress Shop to be Auctioned on Wednesday, August 22
 8/7/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Office of Weights and Measures, Passaic County Prosecutor, Wayne Police Announce Complaints Against 12 Jewelers Accused of Violating "Cash For Gold" Consumer Protection Laws
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 8/3/12 Attorney General Chiesa and Division of Consumer Affairs Obtain Temporary Restraints Against the Operators of Alleged Bogus 9-11 Charity
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 8/1/12 Attorney General and Consumer Affairs Obtain Temporary Restraints Against Contractors Who Allegedly Damaged or Destroyed Chimneys
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 7/31/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs: Organizations Invoking American Veterans Dominate List of "Top 10 Most Inquired-About Charities" for the First Half of 2012
 7/30/12 Attorney General Chiesa and Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against the Operators of Bogus 9-11 Charity
 7/27/12 Medication, Other Products Purchased at CVS Pharmacies in Clark and Scotch Plains May Have Been Exposed to Elevated Temperatures
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 7/23/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Issues Notices of Violation Against 44 Unregistered or Non-Compliant Home Improvement Contractors
 7/17/12 N.J. Bureau of Securities Files Suit Against Passaic County Company and Three Executives For Allegedly Defrauding Investors of $1.4 Million
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 7/11/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Cape May County Prosecutor Announce Seven Arrests, Seizure of $160,000 Worth of Suspected Synthetic Marijuana and Other Toxic Chemicals, Following Joint Investigation at Wildwood Boardwalk
 7/9/12 New Jersey Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs Warn Consumers to Watch for Home Repair Scams, Charity Scams, While Recovering from Storm Damage
 7/2/12 New Jersey Attorney General, Division of Consumer Affairs Warn Merchants Against Price Gouging During Declared States of Emergency
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 6/28/12 N.J. Bureau of Securities Commences Regulation of Additional Investment Advisers Today State Oversight Accomplished Through Industry Outreach and Additional Bureau Resources
 6/27/12 State Board of Medical Examiners Temporarily Suspends Mercer County Doctor for Prescription Drug Dispensing Violations and Practice Violations
 6/27/12 App Developer, Sued By New Jersey Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs, Agrees to Stop Transmitting Personal Information on Children, And Will Ensure Transmitted Information is Destroyed
 6/15/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and its Bureau of Securities Urges Citizens to Report Elder Abuse "Crime of the 21st Century" Costs Victims $2.9 Billion Per Year
 6/8/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Acting on Court Order, Impounds Merchandise at North Jersey Prom Dress Store, Prepares to Return Dresses to Consumers
 6/6/12 New Jersey Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs File Federal Suit Against App Developer Accused of Collecting, Transmitting Children's Personal Information without Parental Notification or Consent
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 5/29/12 New Smart Phone App from New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Lets Consumers Investigate Charities with Ease
 5/21/12 Irvington High School wins Division of Consumer Affairs' 16th Annual High School Consumer Bowl
 5/15/12 Court Issues Temporary Restraints Against Paterson Used Car Dealer After State Division of Consumer Affairs Files Suit
 5/10/12 Board of Dentistry Revokes License of Manalapan Dentist, Assesses Over $443,000 in Restitution, Penalties and Costs
 5/10/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Sues North Jersey Moving Companies for Predatory and Unconscionable Business Practices; Judge's Order Temporarily Shuts Down Defendants' Business Operation
 5/9/12 Old Bridge Doctor Agrees to Temporarily Cease Practice Pending Disciplinary Hearing for His Alleged Unprofessional Conduct in Prescribing Painkillers and Testosterone
 5/9/12 North Jersey Physician Voluntarily Agrees to License Restrictions Amid Pending Allegations That He Lacked Skills to Perform Spinal Surgeries
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 5/8/12 South Jersey Couple Who Defrauded Investors Agree to Pay Restitution and Civil Penalty
 5/8/12 Office of the Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Furniture Companies and Their Operators
 5/7/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Recovers 100% of Losses For All 24 Victims of South Jersey Foreclosure Scam
 5/7/12 Edison-Based Company Agrees to Pay $35,023 to Conclude Investigation of Its Business Practices by the Division of Consumer Affairs
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 4/23/12 Attorney General Chiesa and Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Unregistered Home Improvement Contractors
 4/19/12 Continuing the Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Expands "Project Medicine Drop" to New Police Departments, Announces Partnership with N.J.-Based Covanta Energy for Free Destruction of Excess Medications
 4/18/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Warns of Fake Check, "N.J. State Treasurer Impostor" Scam
 4/13/12 Attorney General and Division of Consumer Affairs Obtain Temporary Asset Freeze in Arkansas, Stop Paving Company Defendants From Getting Proceeds Following Auction of Assets
 4/12/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Suit Against Unregistered Charity Telemarketer That Allegedly Claims to Raise Money for Cancer Patients, American Veterans; Reminds Consumers to "Investigate Before You Donate"
 4/10/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Announces May 10 Hearing On Regulation to Make Permanent New Jersey's Comprehensive Ban on Synthetic Marijuana
 4/4/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Obtains Judgment Against South Jersey Jeweler For Violating Law That Protects Consumers Seeking to Trade Their Gold For Cash
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 3/29/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Offers Fraud Prevention Program for Gloucester County Seniors; "FedUp" Program Helps Seniors Protect Themselves Against Scams, Fraud, Identity Theft and More
 3/21/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Reaches Settlement With Sussex County Horse Rescue Charity
 3/19/12 Attorney General and New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs File Suit Against Vacation Travel Club that Allegedly Defrauded Scores of Consumers
 3/2/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Orders CVS Pharmacy in Chatham to Provide Information Under Oath, Documentation About Practices and Safeguards Related to Reported Improper Dispensing of Pills
 2/29/12 Division of Consumer Affairs Issues Comprehensive, Statewide Ban on Synthetic Marijuana, Building on New Jersey's Fight Against Dangerous Designer Drugs
 2/9/12 New Jersey Joins $25 Billion Joint State-Federal Mortgage Servicing Settlement on Foreclosure Wrongs State's Share of National Settlement estimated at $837.7 Million
 2/6/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and its Bureau of Securities Caution Investors Not to Stumble When Interest Rates Fall Flat
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 2/1/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and its Bureau of Securities Caution Investors Not to Stumble When Interest Rates Fall Flat
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 1/30/12 Attorney General Chiesa Announces Newly Reorganized Division of Consumer Affairs' Enforcement Bureau, With Focus on Prescription Drug Diversion Investigations
 1/18/12 Attorney General Chiesa Announces New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program - a Vital Tool in Fighting Prescription Drug Diversion and Abuse
 1/10/12 New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Files Suit Against New York-based Seller of Roll-Your-Own Tobacco
 1/4/12 With "Irene Undercover House," New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Bergen County Prosecutor, and Lyndhurst Police File Charges Against 12 Unregistered Home Improvement Contractors

 

 

 

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