Bryon Gross, Esq.

Smartphone Users Should be Aware of Malware

The FBI has recently been made aware of various malware attacking Android operating systems for mobile devices. Some of the latest known versions of this type of malware are Loozfon and FinFisher…more

| Consumer Protection, Science, Computers, & Technology

Building A Better Credit Report

If you've ever applied for a credit card, a personal loan, or insurance, there's a file about you. This file is known as your credit report. It is chock full of information on where you live, how you pay your bills, and whether…more

| Consumer Protection

Beware of Investing In Gold

Deceptive pitches for investments often misrepresent or leave out facts in order to promote fantastic profits with little risk. No investment is risk-free and a high rate of return means greater risk. Before investing, get…more

| Consumer Protection

Medical Identity Theft

Could identity thieves be using your personal and health insurance information to get medical treatment, prescription drugs or surgery? Could dishonest people working in a medical setting be using your information to submit…more

| Consumer Protection, Privacy

The 12 Scams of the Holidays

The following cams occur all year round, but scammers prey on people’s generosity and vulnerabilities at this time of year…more

| Consumer Protection

How Long Are Text Messages Saved?

Are you wondering just how Attorney and client communications via text messaging is after you delete them? For most people (including Attorneys), the answer is ...don't worry…more

| Electronic Discovery, Privacy

How To File A Claim For Your Benefit Plans Covered By ERISA

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) protects the interests of participants and their beneficiaries who depend on benefits from private employee benefit plans. ERISA sets standards for administering these…more

| Labor & Employment Law


As many of you know, I have been practicing law since 1991. I am licensed and in good standing in Massachusetts, Connecticut, D.C. and New York. In addition, I have been admitted to numerous Federal Courts, including the U.S…more

| Law Firm Marketing

Metadata and Various Jurisdictions Ethics Opinions

Metadata is loosely defined as "data about data." More specifically, the term refers to the embedded stratum of data in electronics file that may include such information as who authored a document, when it was created, what…more

| Electronic Discovery

New Federal Program Offers Homeowners Help

The Obama Administration today announced additional support to help homeowners struggling with unemployment through two targeted foreclosure-prevention programs. Through the existing Housing Finance Agency (HFA) Innovation Fund…more

| Consumer Protection, Real Estate - Residential

Hold Long Can A Bank Hold A Check Before It Clears?

The Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act (or Check 21 Act) is a United States federal law, Pub.L. 108-100,, known as Check 21, makes it easier for banks to electronically transfer check images instead of physically transfer…more

| Consumer Protection

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