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Protecting Louisiana Consumers

  • 8/9/2017

Louisiana Attorney General and Insurance Commissioner Offer Tips for Consumers Impacted by Recent Flooding in New Orleans

General Landry: In the aftermath of a natural disaster, it is important for consumers to be aware of the warning signs of a flood-damaged vehicle.

  • 7/20/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Educates Consumers on Recent Child Product Recalls

General Landry: In order to help ensure the well-being of all Louisiana children, I urge parents and guardians to take a brief moment to learn about these recalled products.

  • 7/19/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Warns Consumers to Beware of Misleading Tobacco Settlement Ads

General Landry: Despite a promotion’s assertion, settlement funds obtained through the MSA are not available to individuals.

  • 6/30/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Releases Safety Tips for Independence Day

General Landry: It is important that people know, understand, and follow all firework laws and directions in order to keep themselves and those around them safe.

  • 6/26/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Alerts Louisiana Residents to Watch Out for Door-to-Door Scam Artists

General Landry: Understanding how to spot and stop door-to-door scam artists can protect consumers from becoming fraud victims.

  • 6/1/2017

Louisiana Receives Over $500k in Johnson & Johnson Settlement

General Landry: My Public Protection Division works tirelessly to ensure companies that deceive Louisiana consumers are held accountable for their actions. This resolution does just that and should serve as a reminder for those doing business in our State to follow manufacturing safety standards.

  • 5/31/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Alerts Consumers to Beware of Hurricane Season Scams

General Landry: Fraud awareness should be included in every consumer’s emergency preparedness plans.

  • 3/30/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Warns of Pirate Website Hacking

General Landry: People should avoid pirate websites for multiple reasons, but protection from malware is a critical one.

  • 3/29/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Arrests Former Manager of Evangeline Apartments for Theft of Public Funds

General Landry: I will bring to justice those who abuse and defraud our hard-working taxpayers.

  • 3/21/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Issues Warning of Government Scams

General Landry: It is important to remember that legitimate officials from government agencies like the IRS will never call asking for personal information.

  • 3/3/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Announces Consumer Protection Week

General Landry: We challenge citizens to use this annual awareness week as a time to work together and share information to help others protect their privacy, manage their finances, and avoid scams.

  • 2/25/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Offers Tips for Mardi Gras

General Landry: It is important to remember to be safe and use good judgment while catching beads, eating king cake, and spending time with friends.

  • 2/15/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Arrests Baton Rouge Woman for Disaster Fraud

General Landry: I am proud of the hard work being done by my team and our law enforcement partners to uncover, investigate, and arrest those who defraud the taxpayers.

  • 2/10/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Offers Consumer Tips to Tornado Victims

General Landry: As many of the hard-working men and women of our State find themselves rebuilding from this natural disaster, our LADOJ wants to ensure they are not taken advantage of in any way.

  • 2/10/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Warns Consumers to Beware of Online Romance Scams

General Landry: Fraudsters often create fake profiles to form online relationships, and eventually convince people to send money in the name of love.

  • 2/9/2017

Attorney General Jeff Landry Arrests Two for Disaster Fraud, Warns Potential Fraudsters Following Tornadoes

General Landry: Our office will continue to pursue anyone who may have defrauded the government following last year’s floods and this week’s tornadoes.

  • 12/19/2016

Attorney General Jeff Landry Outlines Helpful Tips for Gift Cards

General Landry is reminding consumers that there are pros and cons to gift cards, and he is offering tips to those who buy and use them.

  • 12/13/2016

Attorney General Jeff Landry Offers Tips to Keep Families Safe during the Holidays

General Landry: It is the time of year when reports of fires, injuries, thefts, and scams increase. So, I urge Louisiana consumers to be extra vigilant and secure as they spread Christmas cheer.

  • 11/28/2016

Attorney General Jeff Landry Arrests Nigerian for Elder Fraud

General Landry: No matter the great lengths these shameless criminals take, my office will do all we can to get justice for their victims.

  • 10/31/2016

Attorney General Jeff Landry Educates Consumers on Recent Child Product Recalls

General Landry: For the safety of our State’s youth – I encourage everyone to heed notice of these recalls and remedies.