If you own a Delaware or Maryland small business and your business revolves around home remodeling, home renovations or home repairs you may be vulnerable to accusations of fraud or fraudulent business practices. A fraud charge of any sort is a very serious charge that can ruin your professional life and business reputation. If you have been charged with construction fraud or contractor fraud it is a wise move to consult with a Delaware and Maryland Construction Fraud Defense Lawyer.
You do not have to face your fraud investigation alone. Contact our MD defense attorneys as they will do their best to protect your rights and your reputation.
Delaware & Maryland Contractor Fraud Laws
Many times in the home repair, renovation or construction industry a disgruntled client can make you the subject of a fraud investigation. Perhaps a disagreement could not be resolved, there is a contract dispute, they were unhappy with the work or they truly feel they were slighted. A fraud investigation can be very cumbersome to deal with and it can also hurt your business for years to come. Call a Maryland Contractor Fraud Defense Lawyer if you have been accused of fraudulent business practices.
Contractor Fraud Conviction Penalties
If you are ultimately convicted of contractor fraud there are a number of legal and administrative penalties you may face. There are fines, fees, court costs, possible restitution and possible loss of business license. You may also face jail time if convicted of contractor fraud or construction fraud in Delaware. Even if you are not convicted your reputation can be tarnished just by virtue of being investigated. That alone can cost you extraordinary amounts of money in the form of lost business.
Contact Our MD Contractor Fraud Defense Lawyers
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