Where Your Speech Is Free And Your Comment Is King - Post A Link

THE NEWS COMMENTER

VOTE  (0)  (0)

Student who made 3,000 fraudulent iPhone warranty claims pleads guilty


Added 05-23-19 08:31:01am EST - “An engineering student who made 3,000 fraudulent iPhone warranty claims has entered a guilty plea in a US federal court. Quan Jiang sent Apple non-functioning counterfeit iPhones and received genui?” - 9to5mac.com

CLICK TO SHARE

Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From 9to5mac.com: “Student who made 3,000 fraudulent iPhone warranty claims pleads guilty”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

An engineering student who made 3,000 fraudulent iPhone warranty claims has entered a guilty plea in a US federal court.

Quan Jiang sent Apple non-functioning counterfeit iPhones and received genuine ones in return …

Although Apple rejected just over half of the claims, it sent replacement phones in 1,493 cases, costing the company close to a million dollars.

Jiang, 30, a former engineering student at a community college in Albany, Oregon, pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to trafficking in counterfeit goods, the U.S. Attorney’s office in Portland announced.

Apple said that counterfeit devices would normally be detected when powering on the devices, but the key here was that they were non-functional.

Read more...

Watch the video:

Post a comment.

CLICK TO SHARE

BACK TO THE HOME-PAGE