Consumer Protection Law

Consumer protection law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Consumer Protection Law Questions
Can a plaintiff move a case for change of venue without
Can a plaintiff move a case for change of venue without consent of the defendant just because there was no calendar schedule for the defendant motion to dismiss the case with prejudice?… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,186 satisfied customers
When a defendant files a motion to dismiss with prejudice,
When a defendant files a motion to dismiss with prejudice , does he need to calendar hearing with plaintiff?… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,199 satisfied customers
A judgment was entered in August18, 2006 ( “ 2006 judgment”
A judgment was entered in August18, 2006 ( “ 2006 judgment” ). In May 24, 2016 2 months before the 10 yrs period oF expiration, a complaint in another county has been filed and summons from this count… read more
WiseOwl58
WiseOwl58
JD Honors Graduate
4,339 satisfied customers
Help What can I do? Credit card charge off date 12/31/2006 (
Please help What can I do? Credit card charge off date 12/31/2006 ( last charge or payment made ? Plaintiff appears to have used a date 6 months after card last used) card used as a credit card to pur… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
I need someone who really knows New York City Civil Court
I need someone who really knows New York City Civil Court procedures. I filed a summons and complaint against an attorney for the return of fees due to breach of contract and negligence, and they did … read more
Marc
Marc
Attorney at Law
JD
319 satisfied customers
Venue/Jurisdiction for Default Judgement for a loan. Where
Venue/Jurisdiction for Default Judgement for a loan.Where are the Plantiff's allowed to file in NC? The business is located in and the owner residence is in Dare County NC, as well as registered agent… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
N.J. Law Division - Does Plaintiff need a Default Entered
N.J. Law Division - Does Plaintiff need a Default Entered against Defendant on the Docket before they can obtain a Summary Judgment ? This attorney tried twice to obtain a Default unsuccessfully befor… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Can a complaint filed listing in magistrate court(GA)
can a complaint filed listing in magistrate court(GA) listing a Plaintiff e.g. Ascent Financial as Assignee for Wells Fargo, continue as Plaintiff of Standing if Ascent Financial resells the alleged d… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,343 satisfied customers
Does it matter if a lawsuit is filed in my married name but
Does it matter if a lawsuit is filed in my married name but I changed my name prior? For example lawsuit is filed in 2012 as Joan Allen-Brown aka Joan Brown. But in 2010 I changed my name back to Joan… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Hello! My employer recently received an information subpoena
Hello! My employer recently received an information subpoena naming me as a defendant on a judgment filed in 2011 in NYS-I have not made a payment on this account since 2006...what are my rights pleas… read more
John
John
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,131 satisfied customers
Consumer Credit Question: Went to court to pick up documents
Consumer Credit Question: Went to court to pick up documents to tell me who was looking for me and for what. They went to my daughter's house, which is how I found out something was amiss. The court p… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,186 satisfied customers
I have a judgment on my credit report from an eviction in 2009,
I have a judgment on my credit report from an eviction in 2009, I contested it and it was removed from two of the three credit agencies with the exception of equifax. I contacted my local court (harri… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
how long moner judgements are valid in NY state?. Can I get
how long moner judgements are valid in NY state?. Can I get a 10 year old judgment vacated in NY?… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,679 satisfied customers
My husbands union sued him for and got a default judgement
My husband's union sued him for and got a default judgement on December 26th, 2012 in the state of Nevada. Yesterday, we received a Notice of Renewal of Judgment Which was filed November 28th 2012. Ho… read more
Thomas McJD
Thomas McJD
Doctoral Degree
6,425 satisfied customers
I have 2 Judgments on my credit report that I was never aware
I have 2 Judgments on my credit report that I was never aware of until I tried to apply for a new car loan. I have never received any information on this, and they are apparently 2-3 years old. I have… read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
If a collection agency gets a judgement against me, does it
If a collection agency gets a judgement against me, does it go away once the S.O.L. expires?… read more
LADY LAWYER
LADY LAWYER
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
748 satisfied customers
I am a defendant in a case in the State of Florida. recently
I am a defendant in a case in the State of Florida. recently I found that the bank that is sueing me has been closed by the FDIC but the receiving bank never filed an amended complaint to change the p… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
I have a civil claim judgement on my credit report and I or
I have a civil claim judgement on my credit report and I or my family have ever been served. Its originally from Az but I now reside in Tx. I am unemployed and a full time student. I do not have any a… read more
J.Hazelbaker
J.Hazelbaker
Doctoral Degree
4,367 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