February 23, 2012
Jefferson City, Mo. – Attorney General Chris Koster said today that Taney County Circuit Judge Mark Orr entered a permanent injunction and consent decree under which Heartwood Log Homes, Inc., and its past president, Gary Myers, are jointly required to pay four consumers more than $445,000 in restitution. Should Myers or his company violate the order, they will be required to pay an additional $10,000 in civil penalties and $15,000 for investigative and enforcement costs.
The orders also prohibit Heartwood and Myers from:
“A home is one of the most important investments anyone will make in his or her life,” Koster said. “Heartwood Log Homes and Gary Myers promised what they knew they would not deliver, and it is time for them to return these consumers’ money.”