Consumer Protection Law

Consumer protection law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Consumer Protection Law Questions
I've been having some problems with having my mail delivered
Hello there, So, I've been having some problems with having my mail delivered to me... this is the second time a package is delivered and lost in our apartment building complex. UPS delivers the mail … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,371 satisfied customers
I ordered 2 ankle braces from a ankle brace through Amazon
I ordered 2 ankle braces from a ankle brace through Amazon from braceplanet.com . The items were delivered while I was out of town. Checking them, I discovered that they would be too small, so I follo… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
Why do I need an consumer protection lawyer for the refund
Why do I need an consumer protection lawyer for the refund of a few dollars which I was over charged? No one has asked me what I received and how much I paid OR what i didn't receive but paid for. I a… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
2,831 satisfied customers
I received a package from UPS that I didn't order with my
I received a package from UPS that I didn't order with my correct name and address on it. I wasn't able to answer the door when the package was delivered. The package came from Amazon. Can I legally k… read more
Patrick, Esq.
Patrick, Esq.
Doctoral Degree
9,013 satisfied customers
I will copy and paste my story. i live in NY. purchased
i live in NY. purchased online CA based company. no one helping yet … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
3,436 satisfied customers
I recently ordered a package of vinegar from Amazon.com. The
Hello,I recently ordered a package of vinegar from Amazon.com. The package was delivered (presumably by UPS) and, upon carrying the package inside to my home, I realized that it was leaking. I immedia… read more
David C. Garner
David C. Garner
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
943 satisfied customers
One of my children found a credit card generator online that
One of my children found a credit card generator online that purports to provide completely randomly generated credit card numbers and used it to set up an account on amazon and order a bunch of stuff… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
I have sold something on amazon, received the funds and sent
Good Evening, I have sold something on amazon, received the funds and sent the item to the buyer via RMSD. The tracking shows that the buyer was not at home and failed to pick up the parcel from his l… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
Purchased two items on a credit card and the first item broke
Purchased two items on a credit card and the first item broke the same day and the second was found to be not as described by an appraisal. The merchant acknowledged the defective item and wanted the … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,679 satisfied customers
I had placed an order for an item and instead I received a
I had placed an order for an item and instead I received a pallet under my name and address to my house, when I opened the package I noticed that other people's items where in there with their names a… read more
Loren
Loren
36,454 satisfied customers
I would like to sue ups. approximately 3 weeks ago the ups
I would like to sue ups. approximately 3 weeks ago the ups driver delivered a package that was supposed to be money order instead he took a company check. Not realizing that the check would hit my acc… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
Is there a real law called something like "Buyers Remorse"
Is there a real law called something like "Buyer's Remorse" that allows a person up to 3 days to cancel any contract, written or verbal?… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Doctoral Degree
20,795 satisfied customers
I ordered a watch from amazon.com and it was shipped by amazon
I ordered a watch from amazon.com and it was shipped by amazon via fedex, delivery report says delivered but i did not receive my package. when i contacted amazon regarding this via chat they responde… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
On Feb 6, 2012 I purchased $8000 of jade, bone and mammoth
On Feb 6, 2012 I purchased $8000 of jade, bone and mammoth tusk carvings from a gallery in San Francisco and split the charge on two AMEX cards. I asked that they ship it to my home in Atlanta the fol… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
About almost 2 years (around 2010) ago my wife placed a phone
About almost 2 years (around 2010) ago my wife placed a phone order of a product from a vendor in Florida. The vendor, a Spanish-speaking woman [my wife is a Spanish-speaker] who seemed to be just a p… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
I ordered a package from China on December 16, 2010 and the
I ordered a package from China on December 16, 2010 and the US Postal Service in Greensboro NC has yet to deliver that package. The package has not been returned to the sender; however, the Postal Ser… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
Im thinking about suing FEDEX in small claims court for the
I'm thinking about suing FEDEX in small claims court for the maximum allowed by my state $6,000. On January 9, 2010, I purchased a rare item from a company online (it took 5 hrs to find it, matching e… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,273 satisfied customers
I purchased a pair of earring from a jewelry store on 10/25/08.
I purchased a pair of earring from a jewelry store on 10/25/08. I made my first payment on 11/ 26/08. The store has a 90 day return policy. I returned the earrings on 12/23/08 by fed-ex. The store sen… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,273 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:

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Lawyer

7,273 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

3,436 satisfied customers

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

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

1,679 satisfied customers

Attorney,17 years experience in consumer protection areas

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

1,227 satisfied customers

16+ yrs. of legal experience.

LADY LAWYER

LADY LAWYER

Lawyer

748 satisfied customers

Consumer Lawyer

RGMacEsq

RGMacEsq

Lawyer

604 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

517 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the 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