Tag: attorney general consumer protection division

Ashley Moody Secures Restitution for Businesses, Seeks Others Duped by Certificate of Status Scam

The proposed stipulated consent judgment, submitted to the court for approval, resolves an action filed by the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division against Leandro Rodriguez, owner of Florida State Filing Corporate and Certificate Filing Service, for sending deceptive and misleading solicitations to businesses regarding the certificates.

Florida Attorney General’s Office Has Secured More than $240,000 in Refunds From Price Gouging

Violators of the price gouging statute are subject to civil penalties of $1,000 per violation and up to a total of $25,000 for multiple violations committed in a single 24-hour period.