Medical pot advocates say it may be a good thing.
The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act is to be Watered Down, significantly.
New Jersey has one of the strongest Consumer Fraud Acts in the United States.
There is pending legislation to change the Consumer Fraud Act and make it easier to avoid civil penalties for fraud.
Amy Handlin and John McKeon are sponsoring an anti-consumer bill that would change the business landscape in New Jersey.
A key provision of the new New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act would exempt out of state transactions. This means the following: if someone in New Jersey commits consumer fraud upon a non-resident (living in NY, PA or CT) there are no consequences.
“a. apply only to transactions that take place in the State”
Car Salesmen and Dealerships to be Protected with Proposed Changes in Consumer Fraud Act.
Amy Handlin and Jack McKeon have sponsored and introduced ANTI-CONSUMER legislation to reduce consumer rights and protect car dealerships.
The changes in the Consumer Fraud Act would exempt or limit liability against businesses that are already regulated, such as car dealerships. It would also limit liability for consumers who consummate out-of-state transactions. This arguably contradicts other legislation that has been introduced to increase liability for those committing consumer fraud.
This news story indicates that repossessions and charge offs are way up:
What is this? What is Augieland?
It has nothing to do with auto fraud, lemon law, used car lemon law, breach of warranty or the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act. But if you like to eat out in the metropolitan area, mostly Manhattan, this site is a can’t-miss. He appears at the top restaurants in the area and gives an honest review. He also appears to have extensive experience with wine and I would suggest you browse the site. It is a must.
Have you had a dream like this?
I think this is an advertisement for a car dealer, but I am not sure. The guy just keeps blabbing while he gets run over. Just about right.