Class Actions Against Verde Energy Continue to Grow

April 24, 2019- Kohn, Swift & Graf has filed several class action lawsuits against Verde Energy, an alternative energy retailer, for engaging in deceptive business practices and charging “exorbitantly” high energy-supply prices, breaching its contracts with customers. On April 17, KS&G filed another class action lawsuit against Verde Energy in Federal Court in Massachusetts. We… Read More

New Regulations to Stop Energy Slamming

March 8, 2019- Energy “slamming” occurs when energy providers switch a customer’s electric or gas supplier without his or her knowledge or consent.

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.