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 purchased a pyrex casserole dish about a week ago and
I purchased a pyrex casserole dish about a week ago and still haven't received it. Can you help me out with this? … read more
Lawyer Steve
Lawyer Steve
20+ year practicing attorney and legal e
JD
613 satisfied customers
I ordered x 2 bean bag lap trays and have been billed for 2
Hi, I ordered x 2 bean bag lap trays and have been billed for 2 but only received 1. I checked with FedEx and they have only Label Created for the status of the second tray. They never received the tr… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,098 satisfied customers
I have an issue. I was selling a labtop on ebay. But the
I dropped off the item at a local fedex drop station, and came back realizing that I shouldn't have done it. It was less than an hour - maybe 30 minutes, called the local station explained the situation, they said they were going to return it to me I asked if I should pick it up, and they said you don't have to. Will go back to you Waited a few days, package didn't arrive back. Their explanation was that it had to go to the destination address in FLORIDA from CALIFORNIA in order to return package. I called FEDEX again and did a delivery exception. BUT they even tried to deliver the package to the false buyer, but the delivery address was undeliverable.… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
6,481 satisfied customers
I purchased multiple electronic products (5000$)from
I purchased multiple electronic products (5000$)from Walmart.com. The packages were assigned to be delivered by Lasership. This carrier lied about the delivery status, provides nonsensical tracking in… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
4,432 satisfied customers
Back in November I received a confirmation email from eBay
Back in November I received a confirmation email from eBay regarding a camera for $3097.99 that was purchased from eBay and that it was on the way to me. I immediately replied to that email stating th… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,894 satisfied customers
I attempted to buy a very expensive drone from this company
I attempted to buy a very expensive drone from this company about a month ago. I had added it to their online shopping cart. But never actually purchased it that day because I decided to buy a slightl… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,634 satisfied customers
I have a non-US foreign Passport stamped with an H1B visa
I have a non-US foreign Passport stamped with an H1B visa valid until Jan 2018. I work in the tech field. I was getting a Canadian Visa and my passport was shipped on a pre-paid envelope from the Cana… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,059 satisfied customers
Here's the case, I bought some cameras (worth totally $3500)
Hi, here's the case, I bought some cameras (worth totally $3500) from an online retailer in December 2014, after several days, the items were shipped out and destined to my home address in two separat… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
I attempted to sell my vehicle on Ebay and the buyer flew in
I attempted to sell my vehicle on Ebay and the buyer flew in from NH to SC. Once he inspected the car he refused to buy based on to many dings on the hood. The pictures I provided on Ebay did show pho… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I advertised a wanted to buy on a website and subsequentially
I advertised a wanted to buy on a website and subsequentially purchased from an individual. I paid for the goods and shipment ($3300) via a bank transfer into his sisters account and have been advised… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 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.
137,098 satisfied customers
I am being charged by Verizon for a non return of phone. I
I am being charged by Verizon for a non return of phone. I returned 2 phones via US postal service, 2 seperate times, and neither has reached them. They are now going to fine me for both phones each r… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I used google checkout to buy a truck from Michaela nerse 52
I used google checkout to buy a truck from Michaela nerseXXXXXglasgow montana 59230. the google checkout agent name julie anne hoppeXXXXXroswell georgia 30075 I sent 2870.00 western union. the number … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
1,813 satisfied customers
I purchased a brand new 42 inch plasma TV in Michigan, and
I purchased a brand new 42 inch plasma TV in Michigan, and shipped it to New York City through FedEx. I insured it for $400. Prior to shipping the TV, we showed the delivery person inside the box to s… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
We answerd a ad on craigslist for a vacation rental sent money
We answerd a ad on craigslist for a vacation rental sent money for the rental. Did not get a receipt. E-mails from the ad were full of gramatical errors and we googled the phone number listed and foun… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
3,436 satisfied customers
Bought 2 diamond rings from a retailer in Jamaica last year.
Bought 2 diamond rings from a retailer in Jamaica last year. Got them home to find that they were fault-ridden, and not as advertised. Retailer admits liability and asks me to send them back to manufa… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,596 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
Partner
Doctoral Degree
73,319 satisfied customers
5/24/08,I purchased camera off Craigslist and sent payment
5/24/08,I purchased camera off Craigslist and sent payment to paypal account specified by seller. After payment, seller said he would ship camera and provide tracking number. He didn't, and then he wo… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
73,319 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