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
Need to know if the Consumer Protection Bureau is a scam
Need to know if the Consumer Protection Bureau is a scam operation or legitimate, and also whether when a sweepstakes award exists is it ever ok to require that 1% of the award amount be required for … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
I have recievied a all from American sweepstakes informing
I have recievied a all from American sweepstakes informing me about winning 7 million dollars in a sweepstakes in May. … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
I got a call on Friday from American sweepstakes network
I got a call on Friday from American sweepstakes network LLC. Stating that I had won a sweepstakes for 950000.00 and if I wanted it I needed to be bonded is this true and is there anything else I need… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
I would like to check out a company for sweepstakes scams,
I would like to check out a company for sweepstakes scams … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
I recieve a phone call from a attorney general n, DC. About
I recieve a phone call from a attorney general n Washington, DC. About winning. From American Sweepstakes Network. I been recieve enough. Be honest, what should I do. I don't trust no one but the LORD… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
AmericanSweepstakesNetwork claims I have won $950,000. They
AmericanSweepstakesNetwork claims I have won $950,000. They want $9,500 for a Federal Registration Bond. My bank manager says this is a scam. Do you think it is? … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
I have received a fax that explains that I was a winner of a
I have received a fax that explains that I was a winner of a Sweepstakes that I legitimately entered, Ive been trying to verify if these people that claim to work for the consumer Affairs Department a… read more
JKEsq
JKEsq
Managing Firm Partner
J.D.
16,162 satisfied customers
I received a call from American Sweepstakes Network. Much
I received a call from American Sweepstakes Network. Much more to the story. My name is*****: What state are you in? And is a local attorney or other consumer protection advocate helping with this? Cu… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
I talked to someone from American Sweepstakes Network that
I talked to someone from American Sweepstakes Network that said I won a large sum of money from a sweepstake and stated in order to get the funds, 1% of the sweepstakes winning has to be paid to bondi… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
My husband and I have won a sweepstakes sponsored by the
My husband and I have won a sweepstakes sponsored by the American Sweepstakes Network. We have had several individuals contact us about this and each says the others are scammers. I looked the ASN up … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
Is this a legitimate telephone number for the USA Bureau of
Is this a legitimate telephone number for the USA Bureau of Consumer Protection in Washington D.C.? 1-***-***-**** Extension 101… read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
39,037 satisfied customers
I have been informed by the American Sweepstakes Network
I have been informed by the American Sweepstakes Network that I have won $650K. How can I tell if this is legit or not. … read more
Loren
Loren
46,570 satisfied customers
I received phone calls from Monica Reynolds from consumer
I received phone calls from Monica Reynolds from consumer protection bureau stating I won $650,000 as 2nd place prize from American sweepstakes network claim asn60428dm. Is this ascam … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
30,559 satisfied customers
I received a call from Sam Johnson who said he was with the
I received a call from Sam Johnson who said he was with the Consumer Protection agency to notify me that I had been awarded second prize in a drawing held by American sweepstakes on November 16, 2016 … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
30,559 satisfied customers
I have supposedly won a lot of money from American
I have supposedly won a lot of money from American Sweepstakes Network I now have to pay 1% on total to get it it's the Patriot act and the bond is with AIG they are trying to lower the amount .. of 5… read more
Loren
Loren
46,570 satisfied customers
American Sweepstakes Network out of Paridise NV told me I
American Sweepstakes Network out of Paridise NV told me I had won a 2nd place in a large sweepstakes, that everything was covered except for a 1% gov bond which was to garentee the money was legal. Th… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
65,011 satisfied customers
Is American Sweepstakes Network a legitimate business, they
is American Sweepstakes Network a legitimate business, they had been trying to reach me on winnings supposedly... please advise … read more
RGMacEsq
RGMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
766 satisfied customers
I have been contacted by a Jacob Robinson who says I have won
I have been contacted by a Jacob Robinson who says I have won a sweepstakes award, and wants me to pay the registration fee for California. He says he is with the Consumer Protection Bureau. I need to… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 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

2,075 satisfied customers

Attorney,21 years experience in consumer protection areas

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

1,483 satisfied customers

16+ yrs. of legal experience.

RGMacEsq

RGMacEsq

Lawyer

766 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

LADY LAWYER

LADY LAWYER

Lawyer

749 satisfied customers

Consumer Lawyer

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

600 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