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Jane Patterson

Tel: (225) 342-7701
Fax: (225) 342-7757

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 94280
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70804

Physical Address:
Galvez Building
602 North Fifth Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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Telecommunications Information Notice 12-02
Invoices Sent by UST to State Agencies

February 7, 2012

The Office of Telecommunications is issuing a warning to state agencies and their Telecommunications Coordinators regarding a billing/invoice scam issued under the name UST (

The Office of Telecommunications does not engage in any business with UST, and any invoices or bills sent by them regarding services issued to the State should be ignored. Again, do not issue payment to UST as this is a documented hoax. We encourage you to carefully review your billing records to ensure that payment has not been inadvertently issued to UST.

Questions regarding this information notice may be directed to Jolene Ardoin at or 225-342-8682.