Attorney General’s Office Agrees to Settlement with Mousetrap Pediatrics on False Claims Investigation

News Release — Office of the Attorney General November 18, 2016 Contact: Jason Turner Assistant Attorney General (802) 828-5332 The State of Vermont and Mousetrap Pediatrics PC, have reached an agreement settling an investigation into whether Mousetrap submitted false claims or received overpayments from the Vermont Medicaid Program. Mousetrap operated as a pediatric physician group […]

Payment Processor of Internet Loans Settles Consumer Protection Claims for $178,000

News Release — Office of the Attorney General May 20, 2016 Contact: Justin E. Kolber Assistant Attorney General (802) 828-5620 Billing Tree, Inc., an Arizona company that processes electronic payments, will pay $178,000 to settle claims that the company violated Vermont consumer protection laws. “Vermont continues its strong prosecution against those engaged in predatory lending […]

Vermonters Benefit from Foreclosure Mediations

News Release — Vermont Attorney General’s Office May 17, 2016 Contact: James Layman Assistant Attorney General (802) 828-5507 Vermont law entitles Vermont homeowners faced with foreclosure to request foreclosure mediation and requires the mediators to submit mediation reports to the Vermont Attorney General. The Attorney General’s Office has reviewed the reports received in 2015, and […]