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 want to confirm you're familiar with NYS Consumer Law. I
Hello there,I want to confirm you're familiar with NYS Consumer Law.I just got a notice posted to my door that a creditor of an unsecured loan I've defaulted on in March summoned me to court in Januar… read more
JKEsq
JKEsq
Managing Firm Partner
J.D.
7,543 satisfied customers
My debt was sold and charged off by my original creditor.
My debt was sold and charged off by my original creditor. The buyer of the original debt has filed a civil lawsuit. I'm not sure who this debt really belongs to as it is still showing on my credit rep… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,360 satisfied customers
My question is in regards to a ca civil debt collection
Hi, my question is in regards ***** ***** ca civil debt collection suit … read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
14,137 satisfied customers
I had a judgement vacated but case was not dismissed. The
I had a judgement vacated but case was not dismissed. The plaintiff asked for interrogatories and trial in Oct. I filed 8/11 a motion to dismiss because no summons was ever served, fdcpa violations, n… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,737 satisfied customers
Yesterday I received a request of judgement on a lawsuit I
Yesterday I received a request for entry of judgement on a lawsuit I was not aware of. This debt collection company had initially contacted me by mail May 6, 2015 and I sent them a letter requesting t… read more
Chris T., JD
Chris T., JD
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,337 satisfied customers
I have a judgement of default coming up next month on a
I have a judgement of default coming up next month on a Discover card balance. Is there anything I can do at this point?… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,360 satisfied customers
I received a court summons from a credit card collection co.
i received a court summons from a credit card collection co. the debt is $2700.i denied all the allegations except my name and address. i sent in the denials and asked the court to dismiss the case1.s… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
3,436 satisfied customers
I received two letters from attorneys today saying they found
I received two letters from attorneys today saying they found out I was being sued by Velocity Investments. I have yet to be served, but casenet has the hearing scheduled. I do not have any accounts w… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,559 satisfied customers
, I receieved a summons from a debt collection agency
, I receieved a summons from a debt collection agency back in August 2014, with a court file number and everything - it looked like i was being sued. I responded to the summons via certified/delivery … read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,552 satisfied customers
once again I am having problems with the same collection agency
once again I am having problems with the same collection agency hiday & ricke of florida for dodge enterprises of texas. with your help last time I got the judgement order set aside feb26,2014. since … read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
i received a civil summons today for an unverified debt, that
i received a civil summons today for an unverified debt, that originated with a loan company in 1999, attached was a default judgement dated 15Dec2003. All from the state of NC. The summons was filed … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
20,360 satisfied customers
Good evening, Ely. Heres tonights question. JDB attorney
Good evening, Ely. Here's tonight's question. JDB attorney filed Credit Card Debt Complaint in Common Pleas Court in Cuyahoga County, Ohio in late October, 2012. Sent via Clerk of Court the Complaint/… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
136,263 satisfied customers
Hello. I received a Civil Action Lawsuit from a lawyer stating
Hello. I received a Civil Action Lawsuit from a lawyer stating that I am being sued for a set amount plus attorneys fees etc. I have no recollection of this account. The account is for JCPenny, and su… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
71,737 satisfied customers
My husband was served with a summons for an old credit card
My husband was served with a summons for an old credit card debt. He failed to respond to the summons within the 30 days given. We cannot afford a lawyer, nor can we afford a wage garnishment. What sh… read more
David L
David L
Doctoral Degree
1,604 satisfied customers
I am being sued by a debt buyer for a debt that isnt mine
I am being sued by a debt buyer for a debt that isn't mine and that they refuse to provide proof (signed contract) for that the Court ordered them to find. My pre-trial conference is on Nov. 16, and I… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,782 satisfied customers
I need help filling out case management statement, Im the defendent
I need help filling out case management statement, Im the defendent with no council. I have already filed the answer contract and went to court on 01/08/2010, but was sanctioned $25.00 dol for not fil… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
I do see previous answers on part of this question - but I
I need to know what I should do next against a (Limited Civil) debt collection of around $6,000- I am the Defendant- and only got served today with paperwork - it had a cover sheet that had- Order to … read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,512 satisfied customers
A claim was filed against me by a junk debt buyer/credit collector
A claim was filed against me by a junk debt buyer/credit collector in April 2008. I responded with an answer and affirmative defense, alleged debt is past FL SOL now over 5 years, in timely fashion in… read more
RGMacEsq
RGMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
664 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