What is Embezzlement, and What to Do If You’re Accused of It 

White collar crime is typically described as a victimless crime; however, the white-collar crime of embezzlement can ruin relationships, families, trust, and even lives. Embezzlement tends to hit victims harder because the perpetrator is someone they know and trust. Keep reading to learn more about embezzlement and what to do if you’re accused of it […]

Everything You Need to Know About Drug Possession in New Jersey

Being accused or convicted of drug possession in New Jersey is life altering. The penalties for a conviction can ruin your reputation, your career, and your family. Keep reading to learn more about how drug possession is treated in New Jersey and how you can protect yourself if you are accused.  Drug Possession No doubt […]

What is Phishing, and Is It a Crime? 

Hook, line, and sinker. Phishing is a serious crime with serious consequences not only for those who commit the activity, but the victims of the offense as well. It may sound like a game of chance, but phishing activity is complex and targeted.  What is Phishing?  Phishing is the attempt to steal sensitive information through […]

Is Healthcare Fraud a Felony? It Depends!

It may seem that any healthcare fraud accusation would result in a felony conviction with hefty fines and years in prison. However, healthcare fraud isn’t always a felony. It is a serious charge that should be handled with care and expertise by professionals, but it does not always result in a felony conviction. Keep reading […]

What is Medical Billing Fraud?

The National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association estimates that health care fraud costs our country approximately $68 billion a year! Medical billing fraud rests under the health care fraud umbrella and is responsible for millions of the fraud dollars lost each year. Keep reading to learn more about medical billing fraud.  Health care fraud affects everyone. […]

Tax Fraud vs. Negligence: What’s the Difference? 

Tis the season for taxes! Making sure you’re submitting truthful information to the IRS is imperative to avoiding fines or harsher penalties. When it comes to taxes, details matter and so does intent. Keep reading to learn more about the difference between tax fraud and negligence.  Tax Fraud Tax fraud is the intentional act of […]

Breaking Down Alec Baldwin’s “Rust” Indictment 

Baldwin is facing a new indictment of involuntary manslaughter in the accidental shooting death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. Why is there a new indictment and what do the experts say? Keep reading to learn more.  Summary of the Incident  On October 21st of 2021, Alec Baldwin was in New Mexico rehearsing a scene for the […]

Common Tax Schemes to Know This Tax Season

Tax schemes peak during this time of year when people are preparing to file their tax returns or looking to hire someone to help with their taxes. Being aware of what seems “too good to be true” is especially important during this time. Keep reading to learn more about common tax schemes and how to […]

Is Tax Evasion a Felony in New Jersey? 

Raise your hand if you enjoy paying taxes? You didn’t raise your hand, did you? Paying taxes isn’t fun, but evading taxes can lead to some very hefty fines–especially in New Jersey. Keep reading to learn what tax evasion is, how to avoid it, and how to seek help if you’re accused of it.  Tax […]

Tax Fraud vs. Tax Evasion: What It Is & How to Protect Yourself if Accused 

While both considered criminal offenses, tax fraud and tax evasion differ in the nature of the offense. There are penalties for both, but tax evasion carries even harsher consequences. Keep reading to learn more and understand how to protect yourself if you’re accused of either. Tax Fraud vs. Tax Evasion  Tax fraud and tax evasion […]