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Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas’ attorney general has accused the nation’s largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Attorney Ge [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of...→

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas’ attorney general has accused the nation’s largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Attorney Ge [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of...→

Largest Children's Hospital In The US Admits Adults As Virus Cases Soar In Texas

Largest Children's Hospital In The US Admits Adults As Virus Cases Soar In Texas

The largest pediatric hospital in the United States said Tuesday it has begun admitting adult patients to provide more hospital capacity in Texas, where corona [...] Read full article: Largest Children's Hospital In The US Ad...→

World’s largest reptile egg discovered on Antarctica

World’s largest reptile egg discovered on Antarctica

The largest reptile egg in the world has been found on Antarctica. The gigantic egg, which measures more than 11 inches long and 7 inches wide, was apparently [...] Read full article: World’s largest reptile egg discovered o...→

Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target in largest 2020 tech listing

Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target in largest 2020 tech listing

Zoominfo Technologies is looking to price its initial public offering on Wednesday above its upwardly revised target range in what is set to be the largest US [...] Read full article: Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

World’s largest beef producer faces probe for alleged price fixing

World’s largest beef producer faces probe for alleged price fixing

JBS, a Brazil-based company that slaughters more than 13 million animals a day in plants around the globe, was hit with a wrongful death lawsuit after a worker [...] Read full article: World’s largest beef producer faces prob...→

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 ...→

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...→

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

Federal agents discovered stocks of over 100,000 face masks and nearly 900,000 disposable gloves after searching the defendant's warehouse and retail outlets. Read full article: New York man charged with price gouging ...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

A Long Island man is facing up to a year in prison for violating the Defense Production Act by hoarding and price-gouging critical COVID-19 supplies, prosecuto [...] Read full article: Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gougi...→

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More than $240,000 in refunds have been secured for Florida shoppers as the state continues to crack down on coronavirus price gouging. Florida Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as...→

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

They thanked 3M for pledging to keep respirator prices steady but cited gouging from other companies. Read full article: Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help pre...→

Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For Ignoring Capacity Regulations During Pandemic

Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For Ignoring Capacity Regulations During Pandemic

TABC launched Operation Safe Open and found 17 bars across the state violated COVID-19 regulations that limit them to only 50% capacity. Read full article: Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For I...→

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...→

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 ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Tests Negative

Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Tests Negative

"On the note of testing, let me be clear, we need more testing," Mayor Price said. "Testing is the key to beginning to clear this virus." Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor B...→

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 ...→

Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers Of Conspiring To Boost The Price Of Beef

Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers Of Conspiring To Boost The Price Of Beef

A class action lawsuit filed over the weekend accuses the nation’s top meatpackers -- Cargill, JBS, National Beef, and Tyson -- of conspiring to artificially i [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers...→

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...→

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...→

Texas reports largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases

Texas reports largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases

More than 700 cases were reported Friday in the Amarillo region, where meatpacking plants have been targeted for increased testing. Read full article: Texas reports largest single-day increas...→

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 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...→

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...→

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 ...→

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...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police and sheriff's union leadership in Texas's largest county say they are not likely to enforce an order requiring that masks to be worn. Read full article: Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Te...→

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M on Tuesday took legal action against a Canadian company for allegedly selling its N95 masks at a markup of more than five times their retail price. Caonic S [...] Read full article: 3M alleges price gouging in legal action...→

Largest Children's Hospital In The US Admits Adults As Virus Cases Soar In Texas

Largest Children's Hospital In The US Admits Adults As Virus Cases Soar In Texas

The largest pediatric hospital in the United States said Tuesday it has begun admitting adult patients to provide more hospital capacity in Texas, where corona [...] Read full article: Largest Children's Hospital In The US Ad...→

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 ...→

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...→

Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target in largest 2020 tech listing

Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target in largest 2020 tech listing

Zoominfo Technologies is looking to price its initial public offering on Wednesday above its upwardly revised target range in what is set to be the largest US [...] Read full article: Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target ...→

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...→

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...→

Texas reports largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases

Texas reports largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases

More than 700 cases were reported Friday in the Amarillo region, where meatpacking plants have been targeted for increased testing. Read full article: Texas reports largest single-day increas...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More than $240,000 in refunds have been secured for Florida shoppers as the state continues to crack down on coronavirus price gouging. Florida Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as...→

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M on Tuesday took legal action against a Canadian company for allegedly selling its N95 masks at a markup of more than five times their retail price. Caonic S [...] Read full article: 3M alleges price gouging in legal action...→

Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For Ignoring Capacity Regulations During Pandemic

Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For Ignoring Capacity Regulations During Pandemic

TABC launched Operation Safe Open and found 17 bars across the state violated COVID-19 regulations that limit them to only 50% capacity. Read full article: Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For I...→

World’s largest reptile egg discovered on Antarctica

World’s largest reptile egg discovered on Antarctica

The largest reptile egg in the world has been found on Antarctica. The gigantic egg, which measures more than 11 inches long and 7 inches wide, was apparently [...] Read full article: World’s largest reptile egg discovered o...→

Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers Of Conspiring To Boost The Price Of Beef

Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers Of Conspiring To Boost The Price Of Beef

A class action lawsuit filed over the weekend accuses the nation’s top meatpackers -- Cargill, JBS, National Beef, and Tyson -- of conspiring to artificially i [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

World’s largest beef producer faces probe for alleged price fixing

World’s largest beef producer faces probe for alleged price fixing

JBS, a Brazil-based company that slaughters more than 13 million animals a day in plants around the globe, was hit with a wrongful death lawsuit after a worker [...] Read full article: World’s largest beef producer faces prob...→

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 ...→

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...→

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

Federal agents discovered stocks of over 100,000 face masks and nearly 900,000 disposable gloves after searching the defendant's warehouse and retail outlets. Read full article: New York man charged with price gouging ...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

A Long Island man is facing up to a year in prison for violating the Defense Production Act by hoarding and price-gouging critical COVID-19 supplies, prosecuto [...] Read full article: Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gougi...→

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police and sheriff's union leadership in Texas's largest county say they are not likely to enforce an order requiring that masks to be worn. Read full article: Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Te...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Tests Negative

Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Tests Negative

"On the note of testing, let me be clear, we need more testing," Mayor Price said. "Testing is the key to beginning to clear this virus." Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor B...→

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

They thanked 3M for pledging to keep respirator prices steady but cited gouging from other companies. Read full article: Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help pre...→

Largest Children's Hospital In The US Admits Adults As Virus Cases Soar In Texas

Largest Children's Hospital In The US Admits Adults As Virus Cases Soar In Texas

The largest pediatric hospital in the United States said Tuesday it has begun admitting adult patients to provide more hospital capacity in Texas, where corona [...] Read full article: Largest Children's Hospital In The US Ad...→

Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For Ignoring Capacity Regulations During Pandemic

Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For Ignoring Capacity Regulations During Pandemic

TABC launched Operation Safe Open and found 17 bars across the state violated COVID-19 regulations that limit them to only 50% capacity. Read full article: Some North Texas Bars Paying Price For I...→

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 ...→

World’s largest reptile egg discovered on Antarctica

World’s largest reptile egg discovered on Antarctica

The largest reptile egg in the world has been found on Antarctica. The gigantic egg, which measures more than 11 inches long and 7 inches wide, was apparently [...] Read full article: World’s largest reptile egg discovered o...→

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...→

Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers Of Conspiring To Boost The Price Of Beef

Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers Of Conspiring To Boost The Price Of Beef

A class action lawsuit filed over the weekend accuses the nation’s top meatpackers -- Cargill, JBS, National Beef, and Tyson -- of conspiring to artificially i [...] Read full article: Lawsuit Accuses Nation's Top Meatpackers...→

Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target in largest 2020 tech listing

Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target in largest 2020 tech listing

Zoominfo Technologies is looking to price its initial public offering on Wednesday above its upwardly revised target range in what is set to be the largest US [...] Read full article: Zoominfo aims to price IPO above target ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Texas reports largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases

Texas reports largest single-day increase in coronavirus cases

More than 700 cases were reported Friday in the Amarillo region, where meatpacking plants have been targeted for increased testing. Read full article: Texas reports largest single-day increas...→

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...→

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 ...→

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...→

World’s largest beef producer faces probe for alleged price fixing

World’s largest beef producer faces probe for alleged price fixing

JBS, a Brazil-based company that slaughters more than 13 million animals a day in plants around the globe, was hit with a wrongful death lawsuit after a worker [...] Read full article: World’s largest beef producer faces prob...→

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 ...→

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...→

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

Federal agents discovered stocks of over 100,000 face masks and nearly 900,000 disposable gloves after searching the defendant's warehouse and retail outlets. Read full article: New York man charged with price gouging ...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gouging Organizations Helping Seniors, Children: Officials

A Long Island man is facing up to a year in prison for violating the Defense Production Act by hoarding and price-gouging critical COVID-19 supplies, prosecuto [...] Read full article: Long Island Man Charged With Price-Gougi...→

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Texas' Largest County, Say Unions

Police and sheriff's union leadership in Texas's largest county say they are not likely to enforce an order requiring that masks to be worn. Read full article: Police Will Not Enforce Mask Order in Te...→

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as Florida Cracks Down on Coronavirus Price Gouging

More than $240,000 in refunds have been secured for Florida shoppers as the state continues to crack down on coronavirus price gouging. Florida Attorney Genera [...] Read full article: More Than $200,000 in Refunds Secured as...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Tests Negative

Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Tests Negative

"On the note of testing, let me be clear, we need more testing," Mayor Price said. "Testing is the key to beginning to clear this virus." Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Fort Worth Mayor B...→

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M alleges price gouging in legal action against Canadian company selling N95 masks

3M on Tuesday took legal action against a Canadian company for allegedly selling its N95 masks at a markup of more than five times their retail price. Caonic S [...] Read full article: 3M alleges price gouging in legal action...→

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help prevent price gouging

They thanked 3M for pledging to keep respirator prices steady but cited gouging from other companies. Read full article: Becerra, 19 other AGs ask 3M to help pre...→