Have you, or someone you know, been dissatisfied with a home improvement contractor? Homeowners commonly complain about cost overruns, poor workmanship, unnecessary services and missed deadlines. In... more
Does federal law
protect employees who blow the whistle about unsafe consumer products?
On August 14, 2008, Congress enacted the
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Reform Act (CPSC Reform Act), which... more
Just in time for the mad shopping rush before the holidays, the U.S. Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) recently released its 27th annual Trouble in Toyland report. This report details the most... more
(1) What is consumer fraud?
Consumer fraud is "any unconscionable commercial practice, deception, fraud, false pretense, false promise or misrepresentation" in connection with the sale of goods,... more
The prescription drugPradaxa (dabigatran etexilate mesylate) is a medication which has been prescribed to hundreds of thousands of patients to thin their blood thereby reducing the risk of stroke and... more