Convicted felons will not only have their accounts canceled, but are reported to the IC3 and to local authorities.The company has even filed lawsuits against individuals for misrepresenting themselves on its site, under the premise that doing so is wire fraud.Most notably, it sued Robert Wells, a 66-year-old convicted felon and child molester from Walnut Creek, California.
On September 14, 2007, the New York Times' "Bits" blog reported that an executive at a major Internet company said that True is delinquent on its advertising payments on his and other websites and has had to cut back on advertising as a result.
True has lobbied state lawmakers in favor of legislation requiring online dating services to disclose whether or not they conduct background checks.
Wong alleges he was continually charged for several months after he cancelled his membership with Wong is represented by Tycko & Zavareei LLP in Washington, D.
C.; and Crews, Shepherd & Mc Carty LLP in Dallas, Texas.
True was an online dating service that was founded in 2003 by entrepreneur Herb Vest. Its original name was True Beginnings.com, but the company felt that this name was too limiting, as company leadership wanted to expand the company into other markets one day.