Consumer Protection Law

Consumer protection law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Consumer Protection Law Questions
Im trying to buy a boat they say the invoice numer is
im trying to buy a boat they say the invoice numer is ebp5876269 is this a scam or is it for real … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
35,357 satisfied customers
Is it normal for a buyer to ask for name phone number and
Second opinion] Is it normal for a buyer to ask for name phone number and address when ur trying to buy something from them… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
35,357 satisfied customers
I bought a 1979 Jet Boat that I was told over $30,000 had
I bought a 1979 Jet Boat that I was told over $30,000 had been spent on the boat at a boat shop. The boat was talked up to be a really nice boat. It had a bad motor and I purchased the boat for $ 16,0… read more
JTaylorEsq
JTaylorEsq
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
1,350 satisfied customers
If you sold a boat to someone and it was running well when
If you sold a boat to someone and it was running well when you had it. Received money, signed boat and trailer title over to him in the state of NC. That person didn't test it in the water or crank it… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
41,627 satisfied customers
I would like to understand my legal standing, as I develop a
Hello, I would like to understand my legal standing, as I develop a solution to a problem that has arose with the sale of my boat.Details:*I have accepted an $1700 deposit 10% of the sale price. * The… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
80,942 satisfied customers
I have a question about Bill of sales in Tennessee for a
Ma'am. I have a question about Bill of sales in Tennessee for a boat we sold … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
60,185 satisfied customers
I bought a used 2001 F-250 from a used car dealer that I
I bought a used 2001 F-250 from a used car dealer that I found on Craigslist. When I checked the truck out the service engine soon light was on, when I checked under the hood it had the wrong air filt… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
23,513 satisfied customers
We sold a boat via craigslist. Now the buyers are claiming
We sold a boat via craigslist. Now the buyers are claiming the boat won't run and isn't water safe. They are demanding a refund; however the boat ran when I bought it 8 weeks earlier and ran fine when… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
18,202 satisfied customers
Background: a used vintage car I sold privately about 10
Background: a used vintage Morris car I sold privately about 10 days ago. The car was initially advertised on ebay but then delisted after email from a potential buyer, who decided to buy it, based on… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I sold a boat in a private sale 2 weeks ago. A friend and I
I sold a boat in a private sale 2 weeks ago. A friend and I met the buyer at a boat landing and took him for a ride around a lake, so he could get a feel for it and voice any questions or concerns he … read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I bought a used boat last Memorial Day. It immediately began
I bought a used boat last Memorial Day. It immediately began stalling. The dealer took the boat in and spent almost all summer trying to fix it. Finally (they tell me) they replaced the power head. It… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,961 satisfied customers
We sold a 1995 Chevy Cavalier on Craigslist for $400 and the
We sold a 1995 Chevy Cavalier on Craigslist for $400 and the person that bought it now wants us to refund the money. My son disclosed that there was something wrong with the car, the buyer test drove … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,961 satisfied customers
I own a small car dealership in the state of Colorado. Customer
I own a small car dealership in the state of Colorado. Customer bought a vehicle from me, had it inspected by a mechanic prior to purchase, at the time of sale signed AS IS form and a month later trie… read more
Loren
Loren
44,348 satisfied customers
I bought a boat from a used car/boat dealership in April 2013,
I bought a boat from a used car/boat dealership in April 2013, I ran the boat at my shop off a garden hose, seem to run fine. Then I got busy and just put the boat in the water for the first time a co… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
18,202 satisfied customers
I recently bought a car off Craigslist. The add was for a
I recently bought a car off Craigslist. The add was for a 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport. It read "Runs and Drives Great! Safe, Reliable, and Dependable." I paid $3250.00 for the car and 4 days later i… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I sold a boat via Craigslist in Everett, Washington (1994 Bluewater)
I sold a boat via Craigslist in Everett, Washington (1994 Bluewater) that had not been used for 2 years and made it known to the buyer as well as anything I know was wrong or had been repaired on the … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,882 satisfied customers
My seventeen year old daughter sold a bass guitar amplifier
My seventeen year old daughter sold a bass guitar amplifier on craigslist for 150.00. the buyer came to our house with his guitar and when played did not amplify very much, so my daughter plugged in h… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
80,942 satisfied customers
I sold a boat and after the money was exchanged and the paperwork
I sold a boat and after the money was exchanged and the paperwork was signed, the new owner left with the boat and then he took it out and screwed up the motor. He was trying to load the boat and put … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
80,942 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

3,442 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

1,961 satisfied customers

Attorney,19 years experience in consumer protection areas

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

1,418 satisfied customers

16+ yrs. of legal experience.

LADY LAWYER

LADY LAWYER

Lawyer

749 satisfied customers

Consumer Lawyer

RGMacEsq

RGMacEsq

Lawyer

725 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

573 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

John

John

Lawyer

519 satisfied customers

Licensed and practicing attorney experienced in consumer protection law.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x