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Consumer protection laws consist of legislation created to ensure that fair competition occurs in the marketplace along with truthful information. Such laws prohibit businesses from practicing fraud or engaging in unfair practices in order to gain an advantage over competitors. These government regulations have as their purpose the protection of the consumer. In the United States, consumer laws at both the state and federal level regulate this area. Federal consumer protection laws include the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Truth in Lending Act, and the Fair Credit Billing Act.
The Office of the Attorney General of Florida provides information about Florida consumer protection laws, including information about consumer fraud in buying, leasing, or financing a car, credit card fraud, debt collection, health fraud, identity theft, internet shopping, Ponzi schemes, small business scams, telemarketing scams, and many more.
Have You Been Scammed or Defrauded?
If you or someone you know has been the victim of some type of consumer fraud, it is important to seek the legal services of a Tallahassee consumer protection lawyer at The Cotterall Law Firm. Mr. Cotterall is well-versed in consumer protection law and may be able to assist you with a legal action against the persons or company responsible for your losses. Taking legal action against such persons may be a pro-active step not only for you but for others as well who might fall victim just as you did.
Talk to a Tallahassee Consumer Protection Attorney
The Cotterall Law Firm offers a free initial consultation in which you may discuss your consumer fraud case directly with your consumer protection attorney. After carefully reviewing your situation, your attorney can advise you of what steps need to be taken to resolve the legal issues involved. If you retain his services, he will work aggressively on your behalf and make every effort to achieve a positive case outcome.
Do you need legal assistance with a consumer protection issue? Contact a Tallahassee Consumer Protection Attorney at the firm to discuss your case today!