Unemployment Benefits

With Mayor Bowser adjusting the District of Columbia’s operating status in response to coronavirus (COVID-19), District residents may file for unemployment compensation. More information on how to file available at Recovery

Consumer Protection

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is teleworking until at least April 27 to keep OAG staff safe, reduce exposure and transmission of the virus, and continue to ensure seamless delivery of legal services for District residents. You can access OAG services online and over the phone during our telework period at:

More information about COVID-19 is at:

Know Your Rights
Read OAG’s Consumer Alert to protect yourself from scams, price gouging, discrimination, and to get information about consumer, worker, and tenant rights during the pandemic. This alert is also available in AmharicChineseFrenchKoreanSpanish and Vietnamese.

Submit a Consumer Complaint
If you are a victim of a scam, or have been overcharged, or otherwise have been treated unfairly by a business, contact OAG’s Office of Consumer Protection at (202) 442-9828, [email protected], or fill out an online consumer complaint form

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