Consumer Protection

 Sheller, P.C. attorneys advocate for the consumer against unfair, deceptive or fraudulent practices.

You may have a claim against a seller or provider of goods or services if they have done any of the following (see below for specific issues currently under investigation).
  • Passing off goods or services as those of another
  • Causing confusion or misunderstanding as to the source, sponsorship, approval or certification of goods or services
  • Causing confusion or misunderstanding as to affiliation, connection or association with, or certification by, another
  • Using deceptive representations or designations or geographic origin in connection with goods or services
  • Representing that goods are original or new if they are deteriorated, altered, reconditioned, reclaimed, used or secondhand
  • Representing that goods or services are of a particular standard, quality or grade, or that goods are of a particular style or mode, if they are of another
  • Disparaging the goods, services, or business of another by false or misleading representations
  • Advertising goods or services with intent not to sell them as advertised
  • Advertising goods or services with intent not to supply reasonably expectable public demand, unless the advertisement discloses a limitation of quantity
  • Making false or misleading statements of fact concerning the reasons for, existence of, or amounts of price reductions
  • Promising or offering prior to the time of sale to pay, credit or allow any buyer, any compensation or reward for the procurement of a contract for purchase of goods or service with another
  • Promoting or engaging in any plan such as a Chain Letter or Pyramid Scheme with a cost to the consumer of more than $25
  • Failing or refusing to comply with a written guarantee or warranty given to the buyer before or after the contract is made
  • Knowingly misrepresenting that services, replacements or repairs are needed if they are not
  • Making repairs, improvements or replacements on tangible, real or personal property of an inferior quality or below the standard agreed to
  • Engaging in any other fraudulent conduct which creates a likelihood of confusion or misunderstanding

Do you think you need legal representation to protect your rights as a consumer?

Contact us using the inquiry form on this page or call (800) 883-2299.

Telemarketing/Robocalls and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)

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