Group Model Lawsuit - Models vs. Model 2000

Disappointed Models Sue Agency

ABC 28 News
April 29, 2002

"Dozens of angry would-be models claim their agency ripped them off, and Monday they took their fight to court. This modeling agency has been in the spotlight since a 28 Investigates report back in February. Tampa police, the Department of Professional Regulation and even the governor's office started investigating. But one of the victims didn't want to wait for results, so her family is suing Model 2000."

Models Win Lawsuit

Embattled modeling agency owner must pay restitution
ABC Action News
February 16, 2003

"After months of investigations touched off by an ABC Action News report, the state Department of Business and Professional Regulation has found Model 2000 guilty of fraud and deception. A judge has ordered the state to revoke owner Nancy Sniffen's license to operate as a modeling agent. She will also have to pay $11,000 in fines, and, most importantly to her former clients, she is ordered to pay back a total of almost $7,000 in restitution to 11 victims."