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
I recently purchased a used 2014 CLA 250 from a dealership
I recently purchased a used 2014 CLA 250 from a dealership in Miami. I was told it only needed an oil change so I drive it home to Jacksonville and then took it to a local Tires Plus to do an oil chan… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
12,560 satisfied customers
I borrowed money from my uncle to buy a car. I bought the
I borrowed money from my uncle to buy a car. I bought the car and am still paying my uncle but I didn't know a whole lot about buying a car so I asked my mom to help. She went with me and I bought the… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
2,562 satisfied customers
How much does this cost? I bought some tires in November and
I bought some tires in November and opened an account with the company. They said they would send my card in the mail. A few weeks later, I find out that my daughter has filed a fraud complaint against the company because instead of opening up a credit card account in my name, somehow they opened it up in her name and she knew nothing about me buying the tires. So they had a charge of $300 she had no idea about. Now the man at the company is saying that we need to pay cash and pay it off now. There are legal ramifications to this. My daughter says they're the ones who are in the wrong. … read more
Loren
Loren
41,325 satisfied customers
I purchased a vehicle for my girlfriend, and the dealer said
I purchased a vehicle for my girlfriend, and the dealer said her was not good enough to move,so now they had to put me on top,and she agreed to make all payments and insurance on time,but now I'm maki… read more
JKEsq
JKEsq
Managing Firm Partner
J.D.
6,512 satisfied customers
Want to cancel a contract to purchase a car. Sales Rep put
Want to cancel a contract to purchase a car. Sales Rep put car in my name instead of my daughter's name. I agreed to a 2 car deal. Only ended up getting the one car in my name and not hers. Won't agre… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
36,383 satisfied customers
I've been in a bit of a battle to get possession of a car
hello, I've been in a bit of a battle to get possession of a car that I am a co-buyer on. I was contacted by the other co-buyers uncle, who is licensed to practice law in Wwashington but myself the ot… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
23,954 satisfied customers
My wife 3 months ago signed a loan for a car for her
My wife 3 months ago signed a loan for a car for her daughter. Her daughter has never made a payment on the car. Now I hear there are stolen tags on the car. My wife is also paying the insurance on th… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
36,881 satisfied customers
We're selling my daughters car to my niece, we have a P O A
We're selling my daughters car to my niece, we have a P O A since she lives in Japan now, we are charging 4000 but she gave us a down payment of 2200 and then will pay 200 a month for 5 months, can we… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,813 satisfied customers
My wife and I signed a for a loan to help my daughter in getting
My wife and I signed a for a loan to help my daughter in getting to a teaching job in Atlanta. She and my wife and I live in Griffin. My daughter was assured she had a job, so I went ahead and purchas… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,717 satisfied customers
I sold my paid-for Infiniti in 2003 after agreeing to use the
I sold my paid-for Infiniti in 2003 after agreeing to use the proceeds to pay for a 2003 Audi A4 wagon (60 payments through April 2008 at $459/month. She had a 98 Honda Accord and made like 6 more min… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
134,849 satisfied customers
My daughter bought her first car in Ohio, we live in PA. When
My daughter bought her first car in Ohio, we live in PA. When she purchased the car the windshield had a crack and the front tires needed replaced. The dealer gave her a car to drive while they kept t… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
69,737 satisfied customers
My daughter bought a new car, the financial person asked me
My daughter bought a new car, the financial person asked me if I could sign for her. I said I wld. He then called me bk to give me the info about the financial aspects of th new car. I told him she CO… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,813 satisfied customers
Hello, I have a situation. I had bought a car recently and
Hello, I have a situation. I had bought a car recently and it's through a loan form a bank. I co-signed with a friend and now she is trying to take the car and claims that she doesn't have to pay me b… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,786 satisfied customers
I agreed to take over payment for a friends car loan because
I agreed to take over payment for a friend's car loan because she bought a new car. I went to NJ for 1 month and the cops took my car at my apt parking lot and impounded it and said that it looks like… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
23,954 satisfied customers
Purchased a car on 4/16/11 and dealer said everything good.
Purchased a car on 4/16/11 and dealer said everything good. 3 weeks later I get a call saying deal did not go through. Spoke to the GSM and he informed me my credit was pulled a 2nd time on 4/29/11 an… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
134,849 satisfied customers
My daughter co-signed on an auto loan ( I know, bad) a few
My daughter co-signed on an auto loan ( I know, bad) a few years back and the guy was a scammer and took off with the truck/broke up with daughter very shortly after the purchase. He had said that he … read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
daughter bought a car, tore up next day , they sold the car
daughter bought a car, tore up next day , they sold the car she traded in and had to toll her car in twice and said they fixed it , but they didn;t what can she do… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,312 satisfied customers
Last August my daughter received a letter from Bank that ...
Last August my daughter received a letter from Bank that she has an auto loan. An Auto Dealer used her name to sell car to someone else. They put her name to the huge Bank Loan for more than 32K plus … read more
Lawgirl
Lawgirl
Founder
Doctoral Degree
4,606 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

3,436 satisfied customers

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

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

1,813 satisfied customers

Attorney,19 years experience in consumer protection areas

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

1,312 satisfied customers

16+ yrs. of legal experience.

LADY LAWYER

LADY LAWYER

Lawyer

749 satisfied customers

Consumer Lawyer

RGMacEsq

RGMacEsq

Lawyer

664 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

548 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