Consumer Fraud in New Jersey and Furniture Sales

The state resolved a claim against Spectrum Home Furnishings Inc., Charles Serouya & Son Inc., also known as Gallery, CS&S Inc., Charles Serouya Inc., Spectrum Home Furnishings Inc., Charles Serouya & Son Inc, also known as Gallery. The state filed suit against these entities alleging violations of the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act, the Refund Policy Disclosure Act, the regulations governing disclosure of refund policy in retail establishments, accepted mail order practice and regulations, regulations governing delivering of household furniture and regulations governing general advertising. The entities who were subject to this lawsuit filed by the state entered into a consent order to resolve the matter. In essence, the defendants agreed not to violate any laws and to pay various fines.