District Court Issues Preliminary Injunction Against Federal Trade Commission Impersonators in Sweepstakes Scheme United States v. John Doe 1, et al.
Docket Number: 1:18-CV-22016 (S.D. Fla.) On January 29, 2019, the district court issued a default judgment and permanent injunction pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 1345 against three John Doe defendants connected to a fraudulent sweepstakes scam. As alleged in the government’s complaint, the defendants called and sent letters to consumers falsely claiming that the consumers […]