CFPB TAKES ACTION AGAINST EQUIFAX AND TRANS UNION CREDIT BUREAUS

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action against Equifax, Trans Union and their subsidiaries for deceiving consumers about the usefulness and actual cost of credit scores sold to consumers.  According to the CFPB papers, Equifax and Trans Union also lured consumers into costly recurring payments for credit related products with false promises. The CFPB ordered [...]

MICAH ADKINS RECOGNIZED BY SUPER LAWYERS AGAIN AS RISING STAR

Super Lawyers recognizes lawyers for performance based on peer recognition. Through the selection process, Super Lawyers identifies candidate either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. All attorneys go through the Super Lawyers selection process. Those who are not selected to the Super Lawyers list, but who meet either one of [...]

BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA – TWO INDICTED ON IDENTITY THEFT CHARGES BY FEDERAL GRAND JURY

Two people were indicted on charges of identity theft in Birmingham, Alabama.  One woman, Mariana Biserova Pashova and Antonio Velikov were charged with two counts of conspiracy and attempt to defraud Regions Bank.  The two allegedly attempted to attach a debit card skimming device to an ATM machine.  According to court records, when the two were arrested, authorities [...]