Tag archive for ‘Attorney General Morrisey’
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey releases list of Top 10 Consumer complaints for 2013

As part of National Consumer Protection Week, today Attorney General Patrick Morrisey released a list of the Top 10 Consumer Complaints the Office’s Consumer Protection Division received in 2013. “One of the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey warns consumers about scammers posing as FBI agents attempting to collect debts

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning consumers to be vigilant about guarding their personal information from scammers who call pretending to be federal agents attempting to collect a debt. Much like other More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 17th, 2014

Morrisey issues call for citizens to shop local, support businesses harmed by water crisis

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week encouraged West Virginians to do what they can to help local business owners and employees who were forced to close their stores or prevented from working due to the water More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Attorney General Morrisey files suit against debt settlement business

AG’s Office says debt settlement collection business misrepresented hundreds of West Virginia consumers West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced this week that his Office recently filed suit in More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Attorney General Morrisey says consumers should be cautious of price gouging when replacing storm-damaged appliances

Morrisey: Consumers should know their options in the event of needing to replace an appliance Attorney General Patrick Morrisey offered tips this week to West Virginia consumers to avoid price gouging when deciding More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Commentary… Attorney General Morrisey offers advice to consumers in choosing right fitness center or gym

Morrisey said consumers should do their research before signing contract with a fitness center Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week offered advice for consumers on choosing the right fitness center or gym More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey files suit against debt settlement business

AG’s Office says debt collection business misrepresented hundreds of West Virginia consumers West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced this week that his Office recently filed suit in Kanawha County More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Community: WV joins 40 other states and territories calling for tamper-resistant versions of generic prescription pain relievers

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced that West Virginia has joined 40 other state and territories in sending a letter this week to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) urging it to require manufacturers More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Attorney General Morrisey urges West Virginians to keep their homes safe while traveling for the holidays or hunting

Morrisey said home break-ins can occur during the holidays and hunting season when people are more often out of town. Attorney General Patrick Morrisey this week urged citizens to be diligent in protecting their More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 15th, 2013

Attorney General Morrisey warns senior citizens to avoid scammers who call posing as grandchild in distress

Morrisey said scammers use the Internet and social media sites to take advantage of senior citizens and prey on their concern for a loved one. Attorney Patrick Morrisey this week reminded citizens to be on guard More...