Schneiderman said mortgage scammers have conned homeowners out of $100 million nationally.
New York’s attorney general Eric Schneiderman soon plans to submit broad and detailed legislation aimed at ending public corruption in Albany.
The banks, mortgage companies and credit unions represent nearly 70 percent of the New York market and will adopt practices to limit the damage from so-called “zombie properties.”
It would require lenders to take responsibility for properties soon after they are vacated, not at the end of a foreclosure process.
Under the deal, GNC has agreed to better labeling and DNA testing on all active ingredients.
The group’s purported kingpin, Brian Bacon, 52, had his son, Tamar Dillard, 37, use trains to transport heroin from Harlem to Newburgh, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said.
A report says Radio Shack is ready to auction off customer information as part of its bankruptcy sale.
Cuomo has proposed strengthening outside income reporting but no outright ban.
The Monday announcement by the agencies — Equifax, Experian and TransUnion — comes after months of negotiations between the companies and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Wednesday that Timothy Griffin will be sentenced to three to nine years in prison on the grand larceny charge.
Claims have surfaced that government contractors have been making up documents to cheat victims of Superstorm Sandy.
New York’s data security law is weak and should be overhauled to require businesses to protect the personal information of consumers and employees, the state’s top law enforcement official said Thursday.
Facebook users will soon receive AMBER Alerts to help find missing children who may be located near them.
The victims of tax preparer Robert Van Zandt said they trusted him with their live savings for decades, but he stole millions of dollars and left them broke.
Schneiderman’s office announced Thursday that letters were sent to Walmart, Amazon, Kmart and Sears telling them to follow a state law intended to ensure that toy guns aren’t mistaken for the real thing.