TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Legal
Newsline) — Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi has announced a decision by the
Fourth District Court of Appeals that keeps in place Bondi’s motion to enjoin E-Racer
Tech LLC and owner James N. Veser from doing business in Florida and freezing assets.
According to consumer
complaints, E-Racer Tech deceived them through misleading marketing tactics
that would show warnings on computers.
These tactics allegedly led consumers to
believe their computers were severely compromised. If the consumers called the number on
the pop-up warning, they were promised immediate tech support.
employees, according to complaints, would point out supposed issues with the
computer and then convince consumers they need to buy repair services in order
to fix them.
This case is one of eight
recent actions by Bondi to target alleged tech support scams in South Florida.