Fraudulent Checks - Check Scams
From time to time, Copyright Clearance Center is contacted by individuals inquiring about the legitimacy of a check bearing our company’s name.
Unfortunately, Copyright Clearance Center has sometimes been the victim of fraudulent use of our name on counterfeit checks. These checks typically have been used in purchase scams that work something like this:
Please be wary of the above situation. You stand to lose both your item and the money you give to the "purchaser".
If you have further questions about the validity of a check you received with Copyright Clearance Center’s name on it, please contact us at 855-239-3415.
If you would like to pursue legal options, please contact your local law enforcement authority.