Deceptive Business Practices Attorney - Orlando and Central Florida
Orlando Deceptive Business Practices Lawyer - providing affordable legal services concerning Deceptive Business Practices and other Consumer Rights legal services, for residents of Orlando, Kissimmee, and throughout Central Florida.
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Businesses are prohibited from engaging in unfair and deceptive acts and practices which may cause harm consumers, businesses and individuals. Unfair and Deceptive Practices and Act laws are very strict regarding compliance consumer protection, allowing consumers to legally seek and recover their actual damages from a business that violate the Unfair and Deceptive Practices and Act laws, in addition to having your attorneys’ fees paid by the offending company.
Florida has many consumer protection laws designed to discourage unfair and deceptive business practices that cost Florida residents millions of dollars every year. Almost all provide that the bad guys pay your attorneys and costs. Some provide for double and triple damages for you and more. You don’t have to roll over and take the hit just because you might think you can’t afford legal help.
Unfair methods of competition, unconscionable acts or practices, and unfair or deceptive acts or practices in the conduct of any trade or commerce is generally considered unlawful.
Unfair and Deceptive Practices and Act laws protects both individuals and business who are victims of deceptive, unfair, and fraudulent acts.
Unfair and deceptive acts and practices include, but are not limited to:
- False advertising;
- High-pressure sales tactics;
- "Bait and switch" or "come-on" advertising;
- Billing fraud;
- Use of contract language that misleads consumers;
- Misrepresentation of product ingredients or origins;
- The use of misleading labels or tags and the implementation of packaging designs and advertising similar to a known consumer brand or trade name;
- Deceptive or unfair credit card acts or practices;
- Deceptive or unfair consumer leases;
- Deceptive mail-order and telephone solicitation;
- Passing off goods or services as those of another;
- Intentionally causing the likelihood of confusion or of misunderstanding as to the source, sponsorship, approval, or certification of goods or services;
- Intentionally causing the likelihood of confusion or of misunderstanding as to affiliation, connection, or association with, or certification by, another.
- Using deceptive representations or designations of geographic origin in connection with goods or services.
- Giving the impression that goods or services have sponsorship, approval, characteristics, ingredients, uses, benefits, or qualities that they do not have or that a person has a sponsor-ship, approval, status, affiliation, or connection that he does not have.
- Giving the impression that goods are original or new if they are deteriorated, altered, reconditioned, reclaimed, used, or second-hand.
- Giving the impression that goods or services are of particular standard, quality, or grade, or that goods are of particular style or model, if they are of another.
- Disparaging remarks that the goods, services, or business of another by false or misleading misrepresentation of fact.
- Advertises goods or services with intent not to sell them as advertised.
- Advertising goods or services with intent not to supply reasonably expected public demand, unless advertisement discloses a limitation of quantity.
- Making false or misleading statements of fact concerning the reasons for, existence of, or amounts of price reductions.
- Engaging in any other conduct which similarly creates the likelihood of confusion or of misunderstanding.
If you are dealing with a situation in which you, as a consumer, have been the victim or target of a marketing scam or unfair and deceptive acts or practices by a company or individual or group posing as a company, find out what your legal rights are. Seek the advice and representation of experienced legal counsel.
Contact Deceptive Business Practices Lawyer, N. James Turner at The Debt Relief Law Center by Calling Toll Free 1.888.877.5103 to Schedule a Confidential and FREE Legal Consultation.
Orlando Deceptive Business Practices Lawyer, N. James Turner proudly serves the Deceptive Business Practices and Consumer Rights legal needs for residents of Orlando, Kissimmee, Orange County, Osceola County, Seminole County, and throughout Central Florida.