Warranty Problems

False or Worthless Warranty Claim

A lawsuit claims that a New Jersey-based auto dealer that specializes in high-end used cars sold customers warranties that did not exist and pocketed the thousands of dollars customers paid for them. The suit alleges that the firm and its employees pushed and sold the warranties to unsuspecting car buyers for years. Some customers claim… Continue reading False or Worthless Warranty Claim

bait and switch

Bait and Switch: Verizon and Cell Phone Carriers

Consumers have alleged that some cell-phone plans are misleading, and that promised saving do not occur, a type of bait and switch.   Our office is handling bait and switch claims under the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act and other law.   How are bait and switch claims evaluated. Availability of advertisement   In the best circumstance, a… Continue reading Bait and Switch: Verizon and Cell Phone Carriers

False Advertising

Bait and Switch: New Jersey Regulations, 13:45A-26A.4

The following motor vehicle advertising practices constitute "bait and switch" and are prohibited and unlawful: You told me the car at the dealership.1. The advertisement of a motor vehicle as part of a plan or scheme not to sell or lease it or not to sell or lease it at the advertised price. 2. Without… Continue reading Bait and Switch: New Jersey Regulations, 13:45A-26A.4

False Advertising · New Jersey used car claim

New Jersey Used Car Dealer Fined for Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Advertising

The state’s 10-count complaint, filed in March, alleged that the dealer and its manager, ., violated the Consumer Fraud Act, motor vehicle advertising and automotive sales regulations and the Used Car Lemon Law and other regulations by advertising used motor vehicles for sale without disclosing to consumers the vehicle’s prior damage or prior use; selling vehicles “as-is” when they qualified for a warranty;

Consumer Protection · False Advertising

Fraud Claims against Automobile Dealers

Several types of claims may be filed against automobile dealers in New Jersey. 1. New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act The law prohibits any unconscionable commercial practice, deception, fraud, false pretense, false promise, misrepresentation.  N.J.S.A. 56:8-2.  Typical examples are, false advertising, bait and switch failure to provide deal paperwork 2. Breach of warranty and lemon law… Continue reading Fraud Claims against Automobile Dealers

Consumer Protection · False Advertising

NEW JERSEY USED CAR FRAUD CLAIMS

Used car purchasers can be defrauded in many ways.  There are several types of claims to understand.   1. Auto Fraud The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act prohibits deception, fraud, and false statements.  Documentation is helpful for dealers readily deny misrepresentation. 2. Breach of Warranty  Express warranties are based on the failure to repair the… Continue reading NEW JERSEY USED CAR FRAUD CLAIMS

False Advertising · New York Fraud or Deception

New York Deceptive Practices Statute: Cases, Commentary, and Claims

§ 349. Deceptive acts and practices unlawful. a) Deceptive acts or practices in the conduct of any business, trade or commerce or in the furnishing of any service in this state are hereby declared unlawful. b) Whenever the attorney general shall believe from evidence satisfactory to him that any person, firm, corporation or association or agent or employee thereof has engaged in or is about to engage in any of the acts or practices stated to be unlawful he may bring an action in the name and on behalf of the people of the state of New York to enjoin such unlawful acts or practices and to obtain restitution of any moneys

Consumer Protection · False Advertising · Uncategorized

NEW YORK DECEPTIVE PRACTICE CLAIMS

The New York States Deceptive Practices Statute says,  Deceptive acts and practices unlawful. (a) Deceptive acts or  practices in the conduct of any business, trade or commerce or in the  furnishing of any service in this state are hereby declared unlawful.       A variety of practices can be punished including false advertising, bait… Continue reading NEW YORK DECEPTIVE PRACTICE CLAIMS

False Advertising · Uncategorized

ANTI-AGING SKIN CREAM

Our office is looking into deception and fraud claims involving anti-aging skin cream.  http://e-tvonline.com/wedding/luxurious/report.php  Some promote impressive results in a short time and celebrity endorsements.  However, some companies have reported complaints including unexpected charges. We provide a free consultation to discuss your rights and remedies. *the picture displayed above is not from the company.