iPod Repair Site Eases Scam Worries with Unexpected Announcements
The iPod repair website ipodjuice.com puts scam
concerns to rest by improving visibility into and communication with their growing iPhone repair operation.
San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) June 5, 2009 -- The iPod repair and iPhone repair website ipodjuice.com has several new...
Jury Convicts Two Doctors and Two Medical Assistants in $5.3 Million Medicare Fraud Scam
WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A federal jury in Miami today convicted two physicians and two medical assistants in connection with a $5.3 million Medicare fraud scheme, Acting Assistant Attorney General Rita M. Glavin of the Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney R. Alexander Acosta...
New Book Reveals Decades-Long Food Safety PR Scam
WASHINGTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As government
authorities reel from a record breaking year of food recalls and a new
nationwide Salmonella outbreak, a new book brings to light the science --
and the politics -- behind food irradiation, a misguided technology being
promoted by th...
Rent-A Body Scam Busted
Three American doctors have been arrested by the California Department of Insurance and the Orange County District Attorney's Office for medical fraud.
These three are being accused of performing unnecessary surgical procedures and fraudulently billing more than $30 million to insurance compa...
Compensation Demanded For Bengal's Blood Scam Victims
India's largest patients' rights body led by US-based AIDS researcher Kunal Saha has demanded compensation for the hundreds of thousands of people in West Bengal who are// feared to have received HIV contaminated blood as a result of faulty blood-test kits purchased by the state government.
Hospitals Health Insurance Scam Uncovered
The Health Insurance Review Agency (HIRA) found that hospitals had overcharged their patients for health insurance coverage.//
It had received a total of 11,139 complaints last year from patients who doubted their medical fees were right. Following this they analyzed medical institutions' req...
US Psychiatrist Suspended from Practicing Medicine for Involvement in Doping Scam
Four years after a huge doping scam
burst into the open in Paris, Dr. Brian Halevie-Goldman, a San Francisco psychiatrist has been suspended for three months by the// Californian state authorities.
Dr.Goldman was then the medical director of the Bay Area Laboratory Co-Operative that allegedly...
Ten Accused On Allergy Shot Scam
Ten people including four doctors have been accused of cheating insurance companies for more than $1.5 million. This group was involved in giving allergy shots to many// patients without conducting proper tests and in unhygienic conditions.
Patients were also not informed about the risk factors...
Accused Arrested in Blood Test Kit Scam
Kolkata: Ghanshyam Sarda, a prime accused in the expired blood test kit scam
was arrested here Thursday, said a senior police official.//
"We have arrested Ghanshyam Sarda from Kolkata airport. He will now be produced in court," said Gyanwant Singh, deputy commissioner of police (detective de...
Hail the Tamiflu and Shun the Scam
New Zealand’s broiler poultry flock escapes the deadly avian influenza virus while plans are in place to vaccinate the native birds if there is an outbreak// of the dangerous form of bird flu. Dr. Thonton said that other bird species were being checked for evidence of infection with the avian influ...
scam in Biological Technology
Online scam targets credit union members
Pewaukee, Wis. - More than two million Wisconsin credit union members are conceivable targets of a new identity theft scam
already luring users of the non-profit financial institutions via e-mail.
According to a notice from The Wisconsin Credit Union League , the trade association for more th...
Wisconsin law firm Web sites judged by marketing firm
...logy to the fullest. And the site is updated with loads and loads of information. I was convinced that the six headlines dated on the review day was a scam
of some sort. So, I went back again to see. No scam. They really were updating with ferocity. Loved the checklists, and the interactivity throughout. ...
Beware the cold-call job interview
... paid $199 and took a series of classes.
In other words, I didnt have the job, and I never had the job. I was getting pulled into a bait-and-switch scam
that could potentially deprive me of $199. But even though I knew what was going on, I felt myself starting to fall for it.
I was proud of having b...
Dont work for free on a maybe someday
...Dont let this happen! Let the client know up front how you bill and what (if any) they can expect as a taste test of your work.
The third free-work scam
I hear a lot about is the one where the prospective client says: Doing us this little favor for free will get you introduced to a lot of influential p...
Fake e-mails and Web sites harvest your identity
...riginal air date: Saturday, February 12, 2005 Listen to this episode (1.4-megabyte MP3) Related story: NameProtect found at least 170 distinct scam
e-mails purporting to be for tsunami relief ...
Phishing and pharming: Is your personal identity being harvested?
According to Mark McLane, president of Madison-based NameProtect, which specializes in identity theft and brand protection, "The average scam
mailing is one million e-messages, with a direct response rate of 2 to 5 percent. This exceeds the average response for legitimate direct marketing." ...
New Web virus could lead to lost files, extortion
... Security experts are urging Web users to watch out for a new online scam
a virus that security experts say can lock up files on your computer, after which the creator demands $200 for the code to get them back.
TDS warns of continuing "Vishing" attempts
...uding several served by TDS, are still being approached by a fraudulent company offering significant reductions in long distance calling plans.
is known as "Vishing," which is similar to online "Phishing" schemes.
As part of a "Vishing" scheme, customers are offered a 35 percent discount on...
The press vs. Google: Copyright cases to watch
... rather, the agreement paves the way for a future Google product complementary to Google News.
In late November 2006, Google settled with Sofam and scam
- Belgian associations of, respectively, photographers and journalists - that were suing in Belgium to prevent Google's use of headlines and text in l...
scam in Biological Dictionary
...your metabolism . ... So many people are talking about how slow their metabolism is and why they need to start taking the latest diet supplement scam
yet they don't even understand how ... Metabolism : Carbohydrates made up of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen atoms are ... Cholesterol Metabolism ...
...rust and inheritance law. Are you in line for a windfall inheritance because you share your surname with a dead person? ... Phony Inheritance scam
(United States Postal Service) Last ... The concept of inheritance is used in the context of object ... Inheritance is a type of relationship a...