CONCEALED WEAPONS LICENSE APPLICATIONS BACK ON TRACK
March 5, 2014
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announced today that Concealed Weapon Licenses are back on track after the backlog caused by the record-breaking 14,729 applications received in 2013, compared to 6,254 received in 2011.
For more information: Concealed Weapons License Applications
OLD TELEPHONE SCAM USES NEW TRICK
March 3, 2014
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem warned North Dakotans that an old telephone scam has resurfaced in North Dakota, but with a new twist; the scam artists are spoofing the real customer service number of a North Dakota bank.
For more information: Telephone Scam
CEASE & DESIST ORDER ISSUED AGAINST MAGAZINE TELEMARKETER
February 28, 2014
A telemarketer from Massachusetts who ignored North Dakota’s consumer fraud and Do Not Call laws and refused to comply with the Attorney General’s Civil Investigative Demand has been banned from conducting any business in the state, announced Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem.
For more information: John Galli DBA Northshore Publishing, Northshore Publishers and North Shore Marketing banned in ND
Read the Northshore Cease & Desist Order
SECRETARY OF STATE FILING REQUIREMENTS
February 28, 2014
In an opinion issued today addressing new requirements as a result of legislative changes, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem provided advice to the Secretary of State relating to the filing requirements for professional corporations practicing architecture and landscape architecture.
Read the Opinion: 2014-L-05
PREPARING FOR TAX SEASON
As North Dakota tax payers prepare for tax season, the Too Good To Be True consumer newsletter provides information about FREE tax preparation and e-filing options, common tax scams, and the hidden costs of refund anticipation products.
CONSUMER ALERT - "MISSED CALL" CELL PHONE SCAM
If you missed a call on your cell phone from an out of state number, think twice before you hit redial. You may be the next target of the “missed call” scam, warns Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem. If you redial, you are connected to an international chat line or other premium pay-per-minute service. You are responsible for any charges, which are added to your phone bill.
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