What Federal Laws Protect Consumers From Lemons?

Federal laws are enacted by the United States Congress. The federal law that deals with car sales is called the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act. This represents the minimum consumer protections afforded buyers. Each state however is allowed and indeed urged to legislate additional laws to further protect the consumer in trouble. More Information: More on Products Read more…

Consumer Rights – Got Sold A Lemon? Car Repair Scams

CONSUMER RIGHTS – LEMON LAW – CAR REPAIR SCAMS – FALSE ADVERTISING – CONSUMER LAW ATTORNEYS… Our consumer laws protect individuals against unlawful and unfair trade practices. It protects against false and misleading advertisements, false warranties and dangerous products. It also protects consumers from overzealous and abusive collection agencies. Learn how to protect yourself and Read more…

The Reasonable Expectation Rule – Lemon Law

Consumers have a right to have their “reasonable expectations” fulfilled. For example, a new car buyer can expect the manufacturer to repair problems that are expressly mentioned in a warranty within the warranty period. It also means that consumers have a right that the product they purchase will properly function for its intended use. More Read more…

If I Have To Sue, Who Pays My Attorney Fees? Lemon Law

In many states, the manufacturer is responsible for payment of your attorney fees. This is why many manufacturers decline pursuing their counter-claims against the buyer – it’s simply too expensive to pay the attorney fees as well as other costs associated with a litigation. You might also consider taking your case to small claims but Read more…

What About Arbitration? Lemon Law

Many manufacturers’ warranties provide that any dispute must be resolved by an arbitrator rather than by a lawsuit in court. A lawyer experienced in lemon law can advise you whether a mandatory arbitration provision applies in your case or should be challenged. If you choose arbitration, the litigation process will be streamlined and you probably Read more…