National Crime Victim Law Institute
Identity Theft - Victim Assistance and Remediation
Date: 12:00pm - 1:30pm PST February 23, 2017
Identity theft affects millions of people every year. This training discusses several common types of identity theft and how victim advocates and attorneys can assist victims who suffer financial loss as a result of these crime. It will cover how to absolve the victim of debt unlawfully incurred in his/her name, restore the victim’s credit rating, as well as, outline measures victims can take to protect against future fraud.
Presented by: Charles Harwood, Director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Northwest Region Office
Facilitated by: Terry Campos, National Crime Victim Law Institute
This training is supported by Grant No. 2014-XV-BX-K013, awarded by the Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this training are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.