Price Gouging

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Hotel To Pay Just Under $65K In Sandy Price Gouging Case

New Jersey continues going after businesses that officials contend took advantage of the disaster that was Hurricane Sandy.

08/24/2014

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Egg Harbor Township Hotel To Pay $64k For Price Gouging During Sandy

By Jim Donovan: The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today announced that Amy Hotels, LLC, d/b/a “Econo Lodge” (“Amy Hotels”) in Egg Harbor Township, has agreed to pay $64,543.96 to resolve the State’s allegations […]

08/20/2014

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NJ Landscaper Charged With Price Gouging During Superstorm Sandy

A New Jersey landscaping company is facing charges of price gouging during Superstorm Sandy.

05/05/2014

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Pa. Attorney General: File A Complaint If You Think You’re Being Gouged For Electricity

Pennsylvania’s attorney general is inviting consumers to file complaints with her office if they believe they have experienced abnormal and extreme increases in costs for electricity.

02/27/2014

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Pa. Officials Warn Consumers About Weather-Related Price-Gouging

Restrictions related to the Feb. 5th ice storm will extend for 30 days after the expiration of the disaster declaration.

02/06/2014

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Nine NJ Businesses Settle Sandy Price Gouging Dispute

State officials say settlements have been reached with nine New Jersey businesses accused of price gouging following Superstorm Sandy.

10/30/2013

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8 New Jersey Businesses Settle Sandy Price Gouging Dispute

Eight New Jersey businesses accused of price gouging following Superstorm Sandy have reached settlements with the state.

07/23/2013

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Gov. Christie Lashes Out At Media

New Jersey governor Chris Christie lashed out at the media during a news conference Friday afternoon over “careless reporting” in the aftermath of Sandy.

11/09/2012

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8 Lawsuits Filed By State Of NJ In Response To Alleged Price Gouging

Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa on Friday announced the state is suing seven gas stations and a hotel in northern New Jersey.

11/09/2012

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65 NJ Businesses Subpoenaed For Price Gouging

On Friday afternoon, Governor Chris Christie announced that the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has issued subpoenas to 65 businesses across the state for Sandy-related price gouging.

11/02/2012

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Case Of Comcast Accused Of Price Gouging Headed To Trial

Cable TV customers might be in for a refund now that an anti-trust lawsuit against Comcast has been ordered to jury trial by a judge in Philadelphia.

04/13/2012

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