Author Archives: Anthonia Spencer

4th Annual Wishing Tree Challenge Goes the Extra Mile

Now in its fourth year, Pope McGlamry has successfully completed its 2017 Wishing Tree Challenge, an annual Christmas program that benefits Atlanta-area victims of domestic violence and human trafficking. This year, the program granted the holiday wishes of more than 45 women and children—and then took its philanthropic challenge one step further. The International Women’s House (IWH) shelter sent Christmas wish […]

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Over the river and through the woods, to a family member’s house many of us will go during this holiday season. While some can afford the luxury of air fare for the entire family, most of us will take to the highways as we pack up our gifts and good wishes for the holiday season. […]

Credit Fraud: The Gift That Keeps on Taking

Black Friday. Small Business Saturday. Cyber Monday. All can be fantastic shopping days, full of amazing deals. But the single biggest deal during the holidays could actually be someone else’s—if they are successful in stealing your credit cards or identity. Identity theft is the fastest-growing crime in America, impacting more than 10 million victims per year. […]

Equifax Breach Affects 2.5 Million More Consumers

Equifax, the credit reporting agency that recently disclosed a massive security breach has released reports of an additional 2.5 million consumers impacted—bringing the total number of those affected to more than 145 million consumers. Sensitive personal information was made vulnerable in this historic breach, which occurred from mid-May through July 2017, and wasn’t reported publicly […]

The Equifax Breach and Its Impact on You

Credit card breaches have become more frequent in recent history, but none compare to the recent data breach at Equifax, one of the big three consumer credit reporting agencies. The sensitive personal details of more than 143 million consumers were exposed in this historic breach, which occurred from mid-May through July 2017, and wasn’t reported […]

Wright Medical Hip Implant Final Settlement

September 29, 2017 (Atlanta, GA) – Following a nearly six-year litigious battle in both Atlanta, Georgia and California state courts, we are pleased to announce a settlement program that will resolve all remaining eligible pending claims against Wright Medical. While there are some limitations, the settlement represents another victory for over 600 pending claims. Wright […]

Michael Moore of Pope McGlamry appears on American Greed

This American Greed episode tackles the case of Peanut Corporation of America, which shipped out salmonella-laced peanut products that sickened hundreds and left nine people dead nearly 10 years ago. The company, which traces its roots to Gorman and later had a plant in Plainview, both in West Texas, went bankrupt in 2009 after a massive recall. […]