Michigans new Organized Retail Crime Act

By May 29, 2014 January 9th, 2018 blog post


In January 2013, Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation establishing the Organized Retail Crime Act to protect consumers by cracking down on the increasing prevalence of retail fraud. The new law is a felony offense and is punishable by up to 5 years in prison and/or a fine of $5,000.00. LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. are highly experienced criminal lawyers in Michigan who can help you if you have been charged with the new Michigan Organized Retail Crime Act.

Being convicted of a felony can have many consequences that can affect your family, your employment, and your finances. The attorneys with LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. are passionate yet aggressive criminal lawyers in Michigan who have handled several hundred retail fraud cases throughout the southeastern section of the state. They will work as hard as possible to assure that their client’s rights are protected from the start of a case through its conclusion.






If you have been arrested and charged with the Organized Retail Crime Act, you could face stiff consequences that can have a negative effect on your family, your employment and even your finances. It would be a benefit to you to call the top rated criminal lawyers in Michigan at LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. for a free consultation regarding your case. You can call the office at (248) 263-6800 or fill out a Request for Information Form and one of the attorneys will contact you as soon as possible.