Energy Slamming Effects on Deregulated Energy

The purpose of a deregulated energy market is to enable consumers to voluntarily chose their alternative retail electric supplier, and in turn, find the lowest rate possible. The “advantage” of being able to shop around for the best electric and/or gas plan and choose your energy provider is intended to help millions of consumers save on their energy bills. Or at least, this was the case until “slamming” occurred.

Deregulated Energy Market is Costing More

October 18, 2018- Action News in Philadelphia recently reported on the third party energy supplier market. Nydia Han, Action News’ consumer reporter, advised consumers to steer clear of the ongoing “scam” that is embedded in today’s deregulated energy market. Deregulated energy market Could be costing more than you think As Reporter Han states, “you could… Read More

Magazine Subscribers’ Information for Sale

October 18, 2018- Kohn, Swift & Graf is currently investigating multiple Magazine companies for allegedly “selling” their subscribers’ personal information without gaining their consent to do so.

Ticketmaster Allows Scalping and Profits Twice

October 4, 2018- Kohn, Swift & Graf is currently investigating Ticketmaster and parent company, Live National Entertainment, for unlawful and unfair business practices relating to Ticketmaster’s secondary market.

FCRA Increases Regulations for Employers

October 1, 2018- On September 12, 2018 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a new FCRA “Summary of Rights” form requiring employers to provide a “re-adverse action” notice to an applicant or employee prior to refusing to hire and/or discharge that applicant or employee. Any employer that uses consumer reporting agencies to conduct credit or… Read More