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The Fraud Corner
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Fraud Schemes
Fraudsters frequently target vulnerable individuals during difficult times. Sadly, it comes as no surprise that scammers have already devised numerous methods for defrauding people in connection with the coronavirus (COVID-19). Scammers are setting up websites, contacting people by phone and email, and posting disinformation on social media platforms. The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) has provided a list of common coronavirus-related scams as well as ways you can protect yourself from fraud. Click below to learn more.
LSNJLAW Coronavirus Updates
Learn about the COVID-19 impact on the courts, access to government assistance, and more.
Legal Services of New Jersey (LSNJ), the statewide provider of civil legal assistance for low-income residents of New Jersey, has an A-Z resource and information webpage dedicated to COVID-19 related legal issues. Whether you’re looking for information on court closings, eviction protections for renters, or unemployment assistance, the LSNJLAW Coronavirus webpage has that information and more. For Spanish-language readers, the webpage is available en español.
Important COVID-19 Related Information for Tenants and Homeowners
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