LERMAN LAW FIRM ISSUES CONSUMER PROTECTION INFORMATION FOR NEW JERSEY RESIDENTS WHO PURCHASED SOLAR EQUIPMENT FROM RENUEN CORPORATION, ENERGY SOLUTIONS OR ENERGY SOLUTIONS BY TOTAL

THIS IS A PUBLIC SERVICE/CONSUMER PROTECTION ANNOUNCEMENT AS REQUESTED BY NEW JERSEY CONSUMERS FROM THE LERMAN LAW FIRM. NEW JERSEY CONSUMERS WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED PROBLEMS WITH SOLAR EQUIPMENT AND INSTALLATIONS PERFORMED BY THE ABOVE REFERENCED NEW JERSEY COMPANIES (WHO ARE AFFILIATED WITH NOW DEFUNCT RENUEN CORPORATION) SHOULD DO THE FOLLOWING:

In reference to :Home Improvement contractors. CONSUMERS MAY FILE COMPLAINTS WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL:

Website:       https://www20.state.nj.us/LPSCA_COMPL/compl?cmd=1&ctype=41&y=1423607709188 New Jersey Office of the Attorney General Division of Consumer Affairs P.O. Box 45025 Newark, New Jersey 07102 (973) 504-6200

 

FOR CONSUMERS WHO FINANCED THEIR SOLAR EQUIPMENT OR INSTALLATION THROUGH INSTALLMENT LOANS FOR HOME IMPROVEMENT OR RETAIL LOANS, CONTACT: Consumer Lenders/Sales Finance Company Complaints http://www.nj.gov/dobi/banklicensing/conslend_salesfinance.html NJDOBI License Services, Banking PO Box 473 Trenton, NJ 08625 E-mail: bliconline@dobi.nj.gov Phone: 609-292-7272 Fax: 609-633-0822 THIS AGENCY CAN ADVISE YOU AS TO WHETHER THE FINANCE COMPANY OR A RENUEN RELATED LOCAL COMPANY HAD A LICENSE IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY TO SELL RETAIL INSTALLMENT LOANS OR INSTALLMENT LOANS FOR HOME IMPROVEMENT. IF THEY DID NOT, YOU MAY FILE A COMPLAINT AGAINST THEM.

 

IF YOU HAVE SUFFERED PROPERTY DAMAGE AS A RESULT OF INSTALLATION OF SOLAR EQUIPMENT BY THE REFERENCED COMPANIES OR AS A RESULT OF OPERATION OF SAID EQUIPMENT, THE INSTALLATION MAY HAVE BEEN PERFORMED BY UNINSURED PERSONS.  YOU MAY VERIFY THE EXISTENCE OF INSURANCE BY CONTACTING: Office of Insurance Fraud State of New Jersey http://www.nj.gov/oag/insurancefraud/whatisit.html. This agency deals with uninsured contractors including worker’s compensation insurance.

 

FINALLY, CONSUMERS ARE ADVISED TO CONTACT THEIR LOCAL POLICE AGENCY AND FILE A REPORT IF THEY BELIEVE THEY HAVE BEEN A VICTIM OF A CRIME, PARTICULARLY IF THEY ARE A SENIOR CITIZEN.

 

THE LERMAN LAW FIRM IS PLEASED TO PROVIDE THIS INFORMATION TO NEW JERSEY CONSUMERS AND HOPES THIS INFORMATION WILL BE HELPFUL TO YOU.