Billing Fraud

The term “billing fraud” refers to several unfair and deceptive acts relating to bills and billing practices, including unauthorized charges and hidden fees, to bait-and-switch schemes, false advertising, unlawful charges, disputed medical bill charges, phone bills. Scott D. Owens P.A. offers legal assistance to consumers who are victims of those illegal practices. An example of this type of frauds is the case Pincus v. Speedpay, Inc., 161 F. Supp. 3d 1150 (S.D. Fla. 2015) where Scott D. Owens was co-lead counsel, representing a consumer who brought a putative class action against the funds transmission service and bill payment processing company Speedpay. The case is currently pending before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.