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Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Online retailer Amazon, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the earl [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes for law against price goug...→

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Online retailer Amazon, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the earl [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes for law against price goug...→

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Made up of former federal prosecutors, investigators and data analysts, the team will mine the site and external resources to locate “bad actors." Read full article: Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Un...→

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

Katrin Golian, doing business as RxAll Pharmacy, has been charged with a count of misdemeanor price gouging after price gouging was prohibited by an executive [...] Read full article: West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price ...→

Online used car seller Vroom raises IPO price range

Vroom is offering about 18.8 million shares at a price range of $18 to $20 in the IPO and is expecting a valuation of $2.25 billion. At the top end of the rang [...] Read full article: Online used car seller Vroom raises IPO ...→

Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime Victims, Seniors, Victims of Price Gouging - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to support bills in the Legislature intended to help sexual assault victims, senior citizen [...] Read full article: Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime ...→

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...] Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→

Amazon plans huge sale as online shoppers gravitate toward Target and Walmart

Amazon plans huge sale as online shoppers gravitate toward Target and Walmart

Amazon is preparing for a “Summer” Sale to lure back customers frustrated by shipping delays and other ordering woes that have plagued the online retailer duri [...] Read full article: Amazon plans huge sale as online shopper...→

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

Such rules would allow Beijing to take aim at the protests that have roiled the semiautonomous city and posed a direct challenge to the Chinese Communist Party [...] Read full article: China Pushes New Security Law for Hong K...→

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County is launching an app for consumers to report instances of price gouging and coronavirus scams. Read full article: Los Angeles County To Launch App For Rep...→

Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos says some classes may remain online

Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos says some classes may remain online

The slight differences between Trump and his education chief reflect a much more vociferous fight at the local level. Read full article: Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos sa...→

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Online retailer Amazon.com, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the [...] Read full article: Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against ...→

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Separate lawsuits in California and Texas contend that egg producers or supermarkets charged excessive, illegal prices for eggs amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits ...→

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - The state of Florida is continuing to investigate Larkin Community Hospital for price gouging. In March, Congress passed and President T [...] Read full article: Larkin Community Hospital price gouging ...→

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Minnesota has cracked down on a farm accused of more than doubling the price of eggs during the coronavirus pandemic. Attorney General Keith Ellison announced [...] Read full article: Wright County egg producer agrees to cos...→

Caffeine bought online killed teen. But is Amazon at fault?

Caffeine bought online killed teen. But is Amazon at fault?

Logan Stiner had more than 70 micrograms of caffeine per milliliter of blood in his system — as much as 23 times the amount found in the system of a typical co [...] Read full article: Caffeine bought online killed teen. But ...→

ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student sues university over tuition prices as classes remain online

ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student sues university over tuition prices as classes remain online

A Harvard Law student has filed a lawsuit against the university because tuition has remained the same despite classes moving to remote learning. Read full article: ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student ...→

Barron's: 4 Stocks Keeping Pace in Online Retail Race Against Amazon

While Amazon.com Inc. still towers above the online-retail competition, at least one expert sees four rival companies holding firm against the e-commerce titan [...] Read full article: Barron's: 4 Stocks Keeping Pace in Onlin...→

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a merchant on Amazon selling the company's masks for more than 18 times their list price. The target of the lawsuit, [...] Read full article: 3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant...→

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits Amazon after Elon Musk, others call out online retailer for 'censorship'

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits Amazon after Elon Musk, others call out online retailer for 'censorship'

Amazon is selling former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson’s booklet on coronavirus after initially claiming it didn’t meet the online retailer’s guideline [...] Read full article: Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits...→

UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if China pushes security law

UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if China pushes security law

Six-month limit for UK visits to be revoked, work and study will be allowed and a pathway to citizenship will be added, British foreign secretary says Read full article: UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if ...→

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego [...]

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego area amid the coronavirus pandemic resulted this week in eight arrests of peop [...] Read full article: An undercover investigation into suspect...→

LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

"We have received thousands and thousands of complaints from New Jerseyans who feel that they have been taken advantage," New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Gr [...] Read full article: New Jersey says complaints about price g...→

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Empty shelves and hard-to-find products were common at the start of the pandemic. Many store shelves have returned to normal, but sometimes the prices are diff [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Fil...→

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

Officers say the men admitted to increasing the prices of all their items in the store by 50%. Read full article: 2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens...→

As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Grocery Shoppers Online, Stores Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Grocery Shoppers Online, Stores Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

For many U.S. shoppers, the coronavirus pandemic was the push they needed to stock their pantries by browsing online instead of store aisles. If the online sho [...] Read full article: As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Groc...→

Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative about sabotage of Trump rally, says 11 million watched online

Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative about sabotage of Trump rally, says 11 million watched online

RNC chair Ronna McDaniel said on Monday that the enthusiasm based in the “millions of online sign-ups” for President Trump’s rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma was “very [...] Read full article: Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative ...→

Entertainment law firm to host Independent Filmmaker Day online during Cannes Film Festival - amNewYork

An entertainment law firm is hosting a two-day online event to help independent creators from around the world develop new projects, connect within the Read full article: Entertainment law firm to host Independe...→

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits top spot on Amazon after online retailer initially rejected it

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits top spot on Amazon after online retailer initially rejected it

 Alex Berenson’s booklet on coronavirus, “Unreported Truths about COVID-19 and Lockdowns: Part 1,” became the No. 1 best seller in Amazon’s Kindle Store on Sat [...] Read full article: Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits...→

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

ORLANDO, FL – SEPTEMBER 2: Gallons of water sit on nearly empty shelves September 2, 2004 in Orlando, Florida. Hurricane Frances is heading toward southeast Fl [...] Read full article: Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens o...→

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Greedy retailers attempting to profit off the pandemic by overcharging customers for hot coronavirus commodities have racked up a hefty bill with the city Depa [...] Read full article: Retailers price-gouging coronavirus prod...→

Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales event to September

Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales event to September

Amazon is scheduling its annual Prime Day shopping event for September and allowing unlimited shipments of non-essential goods to warehouses, the Wall Street J [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales eve...→

Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with Far-Left Hate Group Southern Poverty Law Center

Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with Far-Left Hate Group Southern Poverty Law Center

A startling new investigation has revealed that Amazon provides charitable funding to the controversial and hyper liberal Southern Poverty Law Center through t [...] Read full article: Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with F...→

Spike in billing, price gouging complaints in DC attorney general’s report | WTOP

Complaints about billing and cancellation, as well as price gouging, riddled DC Attorney General Karl Racine’s coronavirus-focused consumer report. Read full article: Spike in billing, price gouging complain...→

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers saw a spike in prices for grocery store items like eggs, meat and cereal over the last month and experts say it's due to supply and demand. Read full article: Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, W...→

Queens grocers busted for price gouging medical gear during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BILL PARRY Two Whitestone grocers were arrested and charged with price gouging after they allegedly sold medical face masks at an inflated price, Read full article: Queens grocers busted for price gouging ...→

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

A Pleasanton grocery store owner has been charged with nine misdemeanor counts of price gouging during the current coronavirus outbreak, prosecutors announced [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Char...→

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

A D.C. convenience store is being sued for price gouging after the price of Clorox was found to be marked up 200 percent. On April 22, the Office of the Attorn [...] Read full article: DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Go...→

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

Homeland Security Investigations agents and police searched a Long Island jewelry store, part of an investigation into whether the “Jewels by Viggi” jewelry st [...] Read full article: NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-G...→

They never learn: Three NYC retailers busted again for pandemic price gouging - amNewYork

Businesses in the Bronx, Queens and Manhattan have racked up additional fines for allegedly selling face masks, disinfectants and hand sanitizers to Read full article: They never learn: Three NYC retailers bu...→

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Made up of former federal prosecutors, investigators and data analysts, the team will mine the site and external resources to locate “bad actors." Read full article: Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Un...→

Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative about sabotage of Trump rally, says 11 million watched online

Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative about sabotage of Trump rally, says 11 million watched online

RNC chair Ronna McDaniel said on Monday that the enthusiasm based in the “millions of online sign-ups” for President Trump’s rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma was “very [...] Read full article: Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative ...→

Barron's: 4 Stocks Keeping Pace in Online Retail Race Against Amazon

While Amazon.com Inc. still towers above the online-retail competition, at least one expert sees four rival companies holding firm against the e-commerce titan [...] Read full article: Barron's: 4 Stocks Keeping Pace in Onlin...→

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits top spot on Amazon after online retailer initially rejected it

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits top spot on Amazon after online retailer initially rejected it

 Alex Berenson’s booklet on coronavirus, “Unreported Truths about COVID-19 and Lockdowns: Part 1,” became the No. 1 best seller in Amazon’s Kindle Store on Sat [...] Read full article: Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits...→

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits Amazon after Elon Musk, others call out online retailer for 'censorship'

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits Amazon after Elon Musk, others call out online retailer for 'censorship'

Amazon is selling former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson’s booklet on coronavirus after initially claiming it didn’t meet the online retailer’s guideline [...] Read full article: Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits...→

Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime Victims, Seniors, Victims of Price Gouging - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to support bills in the Legislature intended to help sexual assault victims, senior citizen [...] Read full article: Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime ...→

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

ORLANDO, FL – SEPTEMBER 2: Gallons of water sit on nearly empty shelves September 2, 2004 in Orlando, Florida. Hurricane Frances is heading toward southeast Fl [...] Read full article: Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens o...→

Amazon plans huge sale as online shoppers gravitate toward Target and Walmart

Amazon plans huge sale as online shoppers gravitate toward Target and Walmart

Amazon is preparing for a “Summer” Sale to lure back customers frustrated by shipping delays and other ordering woes that have plagued the online retailer duri [...] Read full article: Amazon plans huge sale as online shopper...→

Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales event to September

Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales event to September

Amazon is scheduling its annual Prime Day shopping event for September and allowing unlimited shipments of non-essential goods to warehouses, the Wall Street J [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales eve...→

LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County is launching an app for consumers to report instances of price gouging and coronavirus scams. Read full article: Los Angeles County To Launch App For Rep...→

Spike in billing, price gouging complaints in DC attorney general’s report | WTOP

Complaints about billing and cancellation, as well as price gouging, riddled DC Attorney General Karl Racine’s coronavirus-focused consumer report. Read full article: Spike in billing, price gouging complain...→

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Empty shelves and hard-to-find products were common at the start of the pandemic. Many store shelves have returned to normal, but sometimes the prices are diff [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Fil...→

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Online retailer Amazon.com, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the [...] Read full article: Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against ...→

Queens grocers busted for price gouging medical gear during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BILL PARRY Two Whitestone grocers were arrested and charged with price gouging after they allegedly sold medical face masks at an inflated price, Read full article: Queens grocers busted for price gouging ...→

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Separate lawsuits in California and Texas contend that egg producers or supermarkets charged excessive, illegal prices for eggs amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits ...→

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

A D.C. convenience store is being sued for price gouging after the price of Clorox was found to be marked up 200 percent. On April 22, the Office of the Attorn [...] Read full article: DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Go...→

As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Grocery Shoppers Online, Stores Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Grocery Shoppers Online, Stores Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

For many U.S. shoppers, the coronavirus pandemic was the push they needed to stock their pantries by browsing online instead of store aisles. If the online sho [...] Read full article: As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Groc...→

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Minnesota has cracked down on a farm accused of more than doubling the price of eggs during the coronavirus pandemic. Attorney General Keith Ellison announced [...] Read full article: Wright County egg producer agrees to cos...→

They never learn: Three NYC retailers busted again for pandemic price gouging - amNewYork

Businesses in the Bronx, Queens and Manhattan have racked up additional fines for allegedly selling face masks, disinfectants and hand sanitizers to Read full article: They never learn: Three NYC retailers bu...→

ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student sues university over tuition prices as classes remain online

ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student sues university over tuition prices as classes remain online

A Harvard Law student has filed a lawsuit against the university because tuition has remained the same despite classes moving to remote learning. Read full article: ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student ...→

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

Katrin Golian, doing business as RxAll Pharmacy, has been charged with a count of misdemeanor price gouging after price gouging was prohibited by an executive [...] Read full article: West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price ...→

Entertainment law firm to host Independent Filmmaker Day online during Cannes Film Festival - amNewYork

An entertainment law firm is hosting a two-day online event to help independent creators from around the world develop new projects, connect within the Read full article: Entertainment law firm to host Independe...→

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a merchant on Amazon selling the company's masks for more than 18 times their list price. The target of the lawsuit, [...] Read full article: 3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant...→

Online used car seller Vroom raises IPO price range

Vroom is offering about 18.8 million shares at a price range of $18 to $20 in the IPO and is expecting a valuation of $2.25 billion. At the top end of the rang [...] Read full article: Online used car seller Vroom raises IPO ...→

UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if China pushes security law

UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if China pushes security law

Six-month limit for UK visits to be revoked, work and study will be allowed and a pathway to citizenship will be added, British foreign secretary says Read full article: UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if ...→

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...] Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Greedy retailers attempting to profit off the pandemic by overcharging customers for hot coronavirus commodities have racked up a hefty bill with the city Depa [...] Read full article: Retailers price-gouging coronavirus prod...→

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego [...]

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego area amid the coronavirus pandemic resulted this week in eight arrests of peop [...] Read full article: An undercover investigation into suspect...→

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

Such rules would allow Beijing to take aim at the protests that have roiled the semiautonomous city and posed a direct challenge to the Chinese Communist Party [...] Read full article: China Pushes New Security Law for Hong K...→

Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with Far-Left Hate Group Southern Poverty Law Center

Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with Far-Left Hate Group Southern Poverty Law Center

A startling new investigation has revealed that Amazon provides charitable funding to the controversial and hyper liberal Southern Poverty Law Center through t [...] Read full article: Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with F...→

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

"We have received thousands and thousands of complaints from New Jerseyans who feel that they have been taken advantage," New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Gr [...] Read full article: New Jersey says complaints about price g...→

Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos says some classes may remain online

Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos says some classes may remain online

The slight differences between Trump and his education chief reflect a much more vociferous fight at the local level. Read full article: Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos sa...→

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers saw a spike in prices for grocery store items like eggs, meat and cereal over the last month and experts say it's due to supply and demand. Read full article: Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, W...→

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

Officers say the men admitted to increasing the prices of all their items in the store by 50%. Read full article: 2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens...→

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

A Pleasanton grocery store owner has been charged with nine misdemeanor counts of price gouging during the current coronavirus outbreak, prosecutors announced [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Char...→

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - The state of Florida is continuing to investigate Larkin Community Hospital for price gouging. In March, Congress passed and President T [...] Read full article: Larkin Community Hospital price gouging ...→

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

Homeland Security Investigations agents and police searched a Long Island jewelry store, part of an investigation into whether the “Jewels by Viggi” jewelry st [...] Read full article: NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-G...→

Caffeine bought online killed teen. But is Amazon at fault?

Caffeine bought online killed teen. But is Amazon at fault?

Logan Stiner had more than 70 micrograms of caffeine per milliliter of blood in his system — as much as 23 times the amount found in the system of a typical co [...] Read full article: Caffeine bought online killed teen. But ...→

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Made up of former federal prosecutors, investigators and data analysts, the team will mine the site and external resources to locate “bad actors." Read full article: Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Un...→

ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student sues university over tuition prices as classes remain online

ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student sues university over tuition prices as classes remain online

A Harvard Law student has filed a lawsuit against the university because tuition has remained the same despite classes moving to remote learning. Read full article: ABC News Exclusive: Harvard Law student ...→

Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative about sabotage of Trump rally, says 11 million watched online

Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative about sabotage of Trump rally, says 11 million watched online

RNC chair Ronna McDaniel said on Monday that the enthusiasm based in the “millions of online sign-ups” for President Trump’s rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma was “very [...] Read full article: Ronna McDaniel pushes back on narrative ...→

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

Katrin Golian, doing business as RxAll Pharmacy, has been charged with a count of misdemeanor price gouging after price gouging was prohibited by an executive [...] Read full article: West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price ...→

Barron's: 4 Stocks Keeping Pace in Online Retail Race Against Amazon

While Amazon.com Inc. still towers above the online-retail competition, at least one expert sees four rival companies holding firm against the e-commerce titan [...] Read full article: Barron's: 4 Stocks Keeping Pace in Onlin...→

Entertainment law firm to host Independent Filmmaker Day online during Cannes Film Festival - amNewYork

An entertainment law firm is hosting a two-day online event to help independent creators from around the world develop new projects, connect within the Read full article: Entertainment law firm to host Independe...→

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a merchant on Amazon selling the company's masks for more than 18 times their list price. The target of the lawsuit, [...] Read full article: 3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant...→

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits top spot on Amazon after online retailer initially rejected it

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits top spot on Amazon after online retailer initially rejected it

 Alex Berenson’s booklet on coronavirus, “Unreported Truths about COVID-19 and Lockdowns: Part 1,” became the No. 1 best seller in Amazon’s Kindle Store on Sat [...] Read full article: Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits...→

Online used car seller Vroom raises IPO price range

Vroom is offering about 18.8 million shares at a price range of $18 to $20 in the IPO and is expecting a valuation of $2.25 billion. At the top end of the rang [...] Read full article: Online used car seller Vroom raises IPO ...→

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits Amazon after Elon Musk, others call out online retailer for 'censorship'

Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits Amazon after Elon Musk, others call out online retailer for 'censorship'

Amazon is selling former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson’s booklet on coronavirus after initially claiming it didn’t meet the online retailer’s guideline [...] Read full article: Alex Berenson's coronavirus booklet hits...→

Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime Victims, Seniors, Victims of Price Gouging - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to support bills in the Legislature intended to help sexual assault victims, senior citizen [...] Read full article: Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime ...→

UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if China pushes security law

UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if China pushes security law

Six-month limit for UK visits to be revoked, work and study will be allowed and a pathway to citizenship will be added, British foreign secretary says Read full article: UK to increase Hong Kong visa rights if ...→

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

ORLANDO, FL – SEPTEMBER 2: Gallons of water sit on nearly empty shelves September 2, 2004 in Orlando, Florida. Hurricane Frances is heading toward southeast Fl [...] Read full article: Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens o...→

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...] Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Greedy retailers attempting to profit off the pandemic by overcharging customers for hot coronavirus commodities have racked up a hefty bill with the city Depa [...] Read full article: Retailers price-gouging coronavirus prod...→

Amazon plans huge sale as online shoppers gravitate toward Target and Walmart

Amazon plans huge sale as online shoppers gravitate toward Target and Walmart

Amazon is preparing for a “Summer” Sale to lure back customers frustrated by shipping delays and other ordering woes that have plagued the online retailer duri [...] Read full article: Amazon plans huge sale as online shopper...→

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego [...]

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego area amid the coronavirus pandemic resulted this week in eight arrests of peop [...] Read full article: An undercover investigation into suspect...→

Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales event to September

Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales event to September

Amazon is scheduling its annual Prime Day shopping event for September and allowing unlimited shipments of non-essential goods to warehouses, the Wall Street J [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes back ‘Prime Day’ sales eve...→

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

Such rules would allow Beijing to take aim at the protests that have roiled the semiautonomous city and posed a direct challenge to the Chinese Communist Party [...] Read full article: China Pushes New Security Law for Hong K...→

LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with Far-Left Hate Group Southern Poverty Law Center

Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with Far-Left Hate Group Southern Poverty Law Center

A startling new investigation has revealed that Amazon provides charitable funding to the controversial and hyper liberal Southern Poverty Law Center through t [...] Read full article: Revealed: Amazon Funding/Partners with F...→

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County is launching an app for consumers to report instances of price gouging and coronavirus scams. Read full article: Los Angeles County To Launch App For Rep...→

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

"We have received thousands and thousands of complaints from New Jerseyans who feel that they have been taken advantage," New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Gr [...] Read full article: New Jersey says complaints about price g...→

Spike in billing, price gouging complaints in DC attorney general’s report | WTOP

Complaints about billing and cancellation, as well as price gouging, riddled DC Attorney General Karl Racine’s coronavirus-focused consumer report. Read full article: Spike in billing, price gouging complain...→

Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos says some classes may remain online

Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos says some classes may remain online

The slight differences between Trump and his education chief reflect a much more vociferous fight at the local level. Read full article: Trump pushes schools to reopen; DeVos sa...→

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Empty shelves and hard-to-find products were common at the start of the pandemic. Many store shelves have returned to normal, but sometimes the prices are diff [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Fil...→

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers saw a spike in prices for grocery store items like eggs, meat and cereal over the last month and experts say it's due to supply and demand. Read full article: Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, W...→

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Online retailer Amazon.com, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the [...] Read full article: Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against ...→

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

Officers say the men admitted to increasing the prices of all their items in the store by 50%. Read full article: 2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens...→

Queens grocers busted for price gouging medical gear during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BILL PARRY Two Whitestone grocers were arrested and charged with price gouging after they allegedly sold medical face masks at an inflated price, Read full article: Queens grocers busted for price gouging ...→

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

A Pleasanton grocery store owner has been charged with nine misdemeanor counts of price gouging during the current coronavirus outbreak, prosecutors announced [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Char...→

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Separate lawsuits in California and Texas contend that egg producers or supermarkets charged excessive, illegal prices for eggs amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits ...→

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

A D.C. convenience store is being sued for price gouging after the price of Clorox was found to be marked up 200 percent. On April 22, the Office of the Attorn [...] Read full article: DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Go...→

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - The state of Florida is continuing to investigate Larkin Community Hospital for price gouging. In March, Congress passed and President T [...] Read full article: Larkin Community Hospital price gouging ...→

As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Grocery Shoppers Online, Stores Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Grocery Shoppers Online, Stores Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

For many U.S. shoppers, the coronavirus pandemic was the push they needed to stock their pantries by browsing online instead of store aisles. If the online sho [...] Read full article: As Coronavirus Pandemic Pushes More Groc...→

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

Homeland Security Investigations agents and police searched a Long Island jewelry store, part of an investigation into whether the “Jewels by Viggi” jewelry st [...] Read full article: NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-G...→

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Minnesota has cracked down on a farm accused of more than doubling the price of eggs during the coronavirus pandemic. Attorney General Keith Ellison announced [...] Read full article: Wright County egg producer agrees to cos...→

They never learn: Three NYC retailers busted again for pandemic price gouging - amNewYork

Businesses in the Bronx, Queens and Manhattan have racked up additional fines for allegedly selling face masks, disinfectants and hand sanitizers to Read full article: They never learn: Three NYC retailers bu...→

Caffeine bought online killed teen. But is Amazon at fault?

Caffeine bought online killed teen. But is Amazon at fault?

Logan Stiner had more than 70 micrograms of caffeine per milliliter of blood in his system — as much as 23 times the amount found in the system of a typical co [...] Read full article: Caffeine bought online killed teen. But ...→