Legal Guides for Consumer Protection
Written by attorney Jason Zuckerman, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
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... more
Written by attorney Justin Baxter, about 3 years ago.
Consumer law is a field of the law that encompasses many different types of cases, including credit reporting problems, auto dealer fraud, unlawful debt collection practices, and other... more
Written by attorney Peter Lamont, almost 4 years ago.
By: Peter J. Lamont, Esq.
In the past, when a kitchen or bath company was sued the allegations
generally sounded in breach of contract or negligence. The defendant
kitchen and bath... more
Written by attorney Jay Chatarpaul, over 4 years ago.
The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act is one of the strongest consumer protection laws in the nation. The Act was intended to give consumers a powerful weapon to fight against fraudulent and... more
Written by attorney Keith Keogh, about 3 years ago.
Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
I. The TCPA Prohibits Advertising Via Junk Fax
The TCPA prohibits sending an unsolicited advertisement to a telephone facsimile machine.
47 U.S.C.... more
Written by attorney Danya Shakfeh, about 4 years ago.
Get a referral or reference. Do your research. Do not just get someone off the street or the internet. Ask your friends and family if they know anyone who provides the services or... more
Written by attorney Frederick Schwinn, almost 5 years ago.
Introduction Regulated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), this law requires telemarketers to formalize their existing policies and, where necessary, create new ones to bring... more
Written by attorney Ryan Smith, about 5 years ago.
Obtain FINRA's BrokerCheck report on the financial professional BrokerCheck contains valuable information about current and former FINRA-registered brokerage firms and their registered... more
Written by attorney Jon Forehand, over 5 years ago.
Understand your rights The European Union extends consumer protection to airline passengers. Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 provides common rules on compensation and assistance to passengers... more
Written by attorney Michael Satterwhite, 10 months ago.
If you’ve missed these announcement regarding the CFPB in the past year, here is a quick breakdown- “CFPB Orders American Express to Pay $85 Million Refund to Consumers Harmed by Illegal... more