Business Litigation

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 […]

Commercial Carrier Insurance Minimums Need to be Raised

The minimum liability-insurance-coverage amount for commercial truckers has not been raised in some thirty-five (35) years. The minimum-coverage amount currently stands at $750,000 – an amount set in 1980 that, according to the Trucking Alliance, is inadequate to cover 42% – nearing half – of all crashes. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (or FMCSA) […]