Jason Doss is the owner of The Doss Firm, LLC, an Atlanta-based law firm devoted to representing consumers across the country in a variety of areas including investment disputes and consumer class action litigation. Mr. Doss earned his J.D. from Florida State University in 2002 and his B.A. from the University of Florida in 1997.

Beware of Scams Involving Fake Checks

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has issued an Alert warning individuals about “modeling” and “mystery shopper” scams. These scams involve checks that appear to be from legitimate companies, but turn out to be counterfeit. In summary, both scams involve an authentic-appearing check that is sent to the individual. This check often has the name…

Sears, Roebuck Settles Disability Bias Lawsuit

According to the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Sears, Roebuck and Co. (Sears) has agreed to settle a class lawsuit for the sum of $6.2 million and other remedial relief. It was alleged by the EEOC that “Sears maintained an inflexible workers’ compensation leave exhaustion policy and terminated employees instead of providing them…