BBC – GCSE Bitesize: Consumer protection, consumer protection laws.#Consumer #protection #laws

Posted On May 11 2018 by

Consumer protection Businesses must never be misleading about their products The law gives customers protection against unfair selling practices. You do not need to know specific Acts but you do need to understand how fair trading regulations protect consumers. The consumer has basic legal rights if the product is: given a misleading description of an unsatisfactory quality not fit for its intended purpose Sale and Supply of Goods Act 1994 This Act says that all products have to be of a ‘satisfactory quality’. This means that they have to: be safe last for a reasonable amount of time be fit …


Australian Consumer Law, consumer protection laws.#Consumer #protection #laws

Posted On May 11 2018 by

Australian Consumer Law Australian Consumer Law review On 12 June 2015 Consumer Affairs Ministers agreed Terms of Reference for the Australian Consumer Law Review. This review, undertaken by Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand, commenced in 2016 and concluded in March 2017 with the Final Report published in April 2017. For more information on the review, please visit the Australian Consumer Law Review page. Are you a consumer? Find out about your rights as a consumer and how the Australian Consumer Law can offer you protection as a consumer. Are you a business? Find out what standards are covered in …


Consumer Rights Act 2015, consumer protection laws.#Consumer #protection #laws

Posted On Mar 10 2018 by

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Division of Consumer Protection, consumer protection laws.#Consumer #protection #laws

Posted On Mar 10 2018 by

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Australian Consumer Law, consumer protection laws.#Consumer #protection #laws

Posted On Feb 1 2018 by

Australian Consumer Law Australian Consumer Law review On 12 June 2015 Consumer Affairs Ministers agreed Terms of Reference for the Australian Consumer Law Review. This review, undertaken by Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand, commenced in 2016 and concluded in March 2017 with the Final Report published in April 2017. For more information on the review, please visit the Australian Consumer Law Review page. Are you a consumer? Find out about your rights as a consumer and how the Australian Consumer Law can offer you protection as a consumer. Are you a business? Find out what standards are covered in …


Consumer Protection Laws, consumer protection laws.#Consumer #protection #laws

Posted On Feb 1 2018 by

Consumer Protection Laws It s frustrating to fall victim to an unscrupulous scam or to be taken advantage of by a large corporation. Fortunately, you have recourse. Consumer laws protect the average citizen by requiring products and services purchased in the marketplace to be safe and transacted in a fair manner. Here, you ll learn how to find the law that protects consumers from fraud, discrimination, and other types of illegal behavior. Federal Consumer Laws We ve provided a sampling of significant consumer regulations to give you a flavor of the protections available to you. You should be aware that …


Consumer Protection #lemon #car #law

Posted On Dec 2 2017 by

#consumer protection laws #Apply for a licence, registration, certificate, permit, exemption etc. Renew Renew or update a licence, registration, certificate, permit, etc. Notify Notify us of employment change, address change, workplace injuries etc. Complaints Make a complaint or provide feedback to the Department. Pay Pay for licence renewal, registration and other services online. Licence search Search for a licensed / registered tradesman or service provider. AssociationsOnline We ve moved Second-hand cots Explore Consumer Protection: Housing and accommodation Information on renting, buying or selling a home, including accommodation for seniors. Information and recommendations for buyers of goods or services. Information for …


Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (WPEA) #intellectual #property #laws

Posted On Dec 1 2017 by

#whistleblower law # Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (WPEA) The Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (WPEA) provides millions of federal workers with the rights they need to report government corruption and wrongdoing safely. The law reflects an unequivocal bipartisan consensus, having received the vote of every member in the 112th Congress, passing both the Senate and House of Representatives by unanimous consent shortly before adjournment. The WPEA can be viewed here . For over a decade, GAP and an expanding coalition of all ideologies fought to get this legislation passed. Please find information about this important law below, or read about the …


Protection from Harassment Act 1997 #free #legal #aid

Posted On Nov 29 2017 by

#harassment laws # Protection from Harassment Act 1997 Print The Whole Act Legislation is available in different versions: Latest Available (revised): The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text. Opening Options Different options to open legislation in order to view more content …


Children s Internet Protection Act #megans #law

Posted On Nov 10 2017 by

#internet laws # Children s Internet Protection Act The Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) was enacted by Congress in 2000 to address concerns about children’s access to obscene or harmful content over the Internet. CIPA imposes certain requirements on schools or libraries that receive discounts for Internet access or internal connections through the E-rate program – a program that makes certain communications services and products more affordable for eligible schools and libraries. In early 2001, the FCC issued rules implementing CIPA and provided updates to those rules in 2011. What CIPA requires Schools and libraries subject to CIPA may not …


Child Abuse Protection Laws – Darkness to Light #new #immigration #laws

Posted On Nov 9 2017 by

#child abuse laws # Child Abuse Protection Laws Child abuse laws exist on the federal, state and local levels. Legislation serves to keep children free from exploitation, harm, and danger. The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), passed by the federal government in 1974 and reauthorized in 2010 is the largest body of legislation with regard to the fair, ethical and legal treatment of children and is intended to keep them free from all forms of abuse including physical, sexual, emotional and psychological. Federal laws provide standards and guidelines; however, most child abuse issues are governed by state laws …


Home – Euro-Wall Systems #identify #protection

Posted On Nov 3 2017 by

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Protect Your Home From Basement Flooding #basement #flooding, #protection, #drainage #and #flooding, #heavy #rainstorms, #backwater

Posted On Oct 16 2017 by

# Protect your home from basement flooding It’s important to protect your home from basement flooding because no matter where you live in Winnipeg, your home is at risk of basement flooding. Why? Heavy rainstorms that fall over short periods of time can overwhelm city sewer systems. Overloaded sewers can back up through house sewer lines and flow into basements that aren’t protected. Even if you or your neighbourhood have never experienced problems with basement flooding, your home can still be at risk. In heavy storms, the total amount of rainfall, and how fast it falls, can vary greatly from …


Bed Pads – Bed & Chair Protection – Incontinence Shop #bed #protection #for #incontinence

Posted On Oct 10 2017 by

# Bed Pads Our bed pad range instantly absorb liquid during the night giving you complete peace of mind. Some bed pads feature tuck in flaps in order to position the pad securely, alternatively there are bed pads available without flaps for users wanting to protect only one side of the bed. Versatile by design, bed pads can be used both on top or underneath the mattress cover depending on your preference. The range feature different absorbency levels depending on the needs of the user and can be washable or disposable.


Presray Corporation Home Page #basement #flood #protection

Posted On Oct 1 2017 by

# A Singular Focus on Critical Containment Since 1955 Everything we do here at Presray is about safety and protection. Our products include a broad array of watertight and airtight flood doors and other containment and security solutions for critical facilities. Our innovative leadership was shaped by the stringent demands of the aerospace and nuclear industries; today we help protect hundreds of businesses, academic, governmental and civic facilities using the same rigorous approach across hundreds of different critical containment applications. More about Presray The Most Tested Certified Products Available NEW! Self Closing Flood Barrier. The HYFLO SCFB™ When aesthetics are …


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Posted On Sep 27 2017 by

# START YOUR BUSINESS TODAY! The newly released 5th Edition of The Nevada Edge is packed with everything you need to know about the benefits of launching your business in Nevada. Download your copy now! Why do you need protection? Understanding why you need protection as a business owner is the first step to creating a solid foundation for your business. Forming an entity creates separation between you and your business, ensuring that your personal assets cannot be taken and you cannot be held liable for debts incurred by your business. We understand that forming an entity may seem complicated …


How to Protect Your Children From Identity Theft: LifeLock vs #reviews #of #lifelock #identity #theft

Posted On Sep 25 2017 by

# Save $21 instantly with Lifelock Promotion Code here! An increasingly disturbing trend in identity theft is stealing the identity of children. For parents, this is a scary reality, but steps can be taken to protect your children s identity from predators. LifeLock and Family Secure both offer ways to protect children s identities. The Facts About Stealing Children s Identities According to LifeLock. 500,000 cases of identity theft involving children are reported annually, which takes up 5 percent of identity theft cases reported. Since children, in general, have no credit history and are usually not monitored, they make convenient …


Remote Station and Protected Premises Fire Alarm Systems #fire #safety #online #course, #fire #safety #online

Posted On Sep 21 2017 by

# Remote Station and Protected Premises Fire Alarm Systems Remote Station and Protected Premises Fire Alarm Systems Overview/Description This self-paced online training course covers the requirements for remote station, protected premises and combination fire alarm systems. Protected premises systems operate inside the walls of the property, not transmitting signals to a central alarm point, either on the property or off premises. Remote stations deal with the transmission and receipt of signals at a site not located on the protected premises. Upon completion you should be able to: Explain why fire alarm systems do not control other building functions, such as …


Paying for ID Theft Protection Is Not Necessary #are #identity #protection #services #worth #it

Posted On Sep 7 2017 by

# Paying for ID Theft Protection Is Not Necessary ID-theft insurance and credit monitoring services may seem like great safeguards. Find out why some experts disagree. Fear of identity theft has spawned a huge industry of protection-related products. But you can do a lot of the same things on your own without paying a fee. For instance, credit bureaus and others pitch expensive credit-monitoring services on their Web sites. “We don’t feel that credit-monitoring services are worth it,” says Paul Stephens, of the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse. Stephens points out that putting a fraud alert on your account entitles you to …


Home Security in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina #home #security #charlotte, #north #carolina, #nc, #home #alarms,

Posted On Sep 5 2017 by

# Home Security Charlotte The City of Charlotte, NC Charlotte, North Carolina, located in Mecklenburg County, has a population of 745,596. The population has increased 30 percent since 2000. The average temperature in January is 42 and 80 in July. The city is made up of 290,820 households, with an average household size of 2 people. Charlotte households include around 365,029 men and 380,570 women. In Charlotte, 39 percent of its citizens are married and of the 290,820 households, 60 percent are families with two or more people living in the home. Approximately 33 percent of residences have one or …


Laguna Niguel Electrician #berks #electrical #and #lighting,berks #electrical,berks,electrician,electrical #contractor,electrical #services,electrical #wiring,home #electrical,electrical #testing,air,conditioning #commercial,air #conditioning

Posted On Sep 5 2017 by

# Laguna Niguel Over one-third of Laguna Niguel is designated as open space. This significant amount of open space is one of the key features defining the character and urban form of the City. The City has 2 community parks, 23 neighborhood parks, 3 mini-parks, 1 dog park, 2 county regional parks, 2 small county parks and the new Laguna Niguel Skate Soccer Park. Laguna Niguel Electrician Berk s Electrical and Lighting Electrician in Laguna Niguel, California to serve you with personal, friendly, reliable, experienced and lasting service for electrical repairs, installs, and upgrades. Call us at (714) 744-4300 or …


Cyber security training courses #dcita, #defense #cyber #investigations #training #academy, #la, #log #analysis, #nib, #network

Posted On Aug 28 2017 by

# DCITA ELIGIBILITY DoD service member, active duty, civilian, Reserve or National Guard on Title 10 status IN-RESIDENCE AND ONLINE Students attend in-residence courses at the DCITA Schoolhouse in Linthicum, Md. Online training is delivered on the DCITA Portal (Learn.DCITA.edu), where students can access an array of educational resources, tools and technologies. These courses train students in cyber investigation and analysis concepts as they relate to network operations, providing a strong grasp of broader cybersecurity and threat intelligence topics. The subjects range from basic networking concepts, to intrusion investigation, to malware analysis. The curriculum includes training that prepares students to …


Financial Advice Holt #insurance, #investments, #protection, #north #norfolk, #cromer, #wells, #fakenham, #aylsham, #reepham, #holt #nfu

Posted On Aug 25 2017 by

# Holt Branch Julie Frost I joined NFU Mutual in May 2005 and oversee the running of our branch to ensure that we offer a fantastic service to our clients whether they be commercial, farming or private clients. Personally I specialise in commercial and farm/estate insurance and can assist our clients with obtaining help and advice in respect of managing the health and safety of their business. I also work closely with NFU Mutual s Financial Adviser, Adam Woodward to ensure our clients have access to NFU Mutual’s financial planning services. expand text Joe Buxton I joined the branch in …


Credit Card Fraud #credit #card #fraud #protection #for #business

Posted On Aug 18 2017 by

# Credit Card Fraud credit card fraud: an overview Credit card fraud is a form of identity theft that involves an unauthorized taking of another’s credit card information for the purpose of charging purchases to the account or removing funds from it. Federal law limits cardholders’ liability to $50 in the event of credit card theft, but most banks will waive this amount if the cardholder signs an affidavit explaining the theft. Credit card fraud schemes generally fall into one of two categories of fraud: application fraud and account takeover. Application fraud refers to the unauthorized opening of credit card …


How mobile device encryption works to protect sensitive data #sensitive #data #protection

Posted On Aug 17 2017 by

# How mobile device encryption works to protect sensitive data Mobile device encryption offers an easy fix for the problem of data breaches. which are the top threat posed by lost or stolen smartphones and tablets. Download this free guide Download: Furthering your mobile app strategy While Mobile device encryption can help protect your mobile devices against data breaches, that’s just one aspect of managing your mobile infrastructure. This complimentary, 12-page guide goes into greater depth about how to implement an effective mobile applications strategy. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you …


Norton™ AntiVirus – Suppression de virus et protection antivirus #viruse #protection

Posted On Aug 15 2017 by

# De Norton AntiVirus Basic à Norton Security, toutes nos solutions vous protègent. Configuration requise : Systèmes d’exploitation Windows Microsoft Windows XP (toutes les versions 32 bits) avec Service Pack 3 (SP 3) ou ultérieur Microsoft Windows Vista (toutes les versions) avec Service Pack 1 (SP 1) ou ultérieur Microsoft Windows 7 (toutes les versions) avec Service Pack 1 (SP 1) ou ultérieur Microsoft Windows 8/8.1 (toutes les versions). Certaines fonctionnalités de protection ne sont pas disponibles dans les navigateurs de l’écran de démarrage de Windows 8. Microsoft Windows 10 (toutes les versions). Le navigateur Edge n’est pas pris en …


Employee Monitoring Software – Track Internet Usage #currentware, #browsecontrol, #browsereporter, #browser #control, #browser #report, #employee

Posted On Aug 14 2017 by

# Employee Internet Monitoring – Track Employees Computer Usage Real-time Internet monitoring BrowseReporter can record the websites visited by your employees. Monitoring website browsing history can help identify employees that are wasting time on social media sites like Facebook. It can also protect your network by highlighting users that are browsing to malicious websites. BrowseReporter tracks Internet by computer or by user. If an employee/student uses multiple computers, BrowseReporter will track the browsing activity of this user on all the corresponding computers. Easy to Understand BrowseReporter provides an easy to use reporting utility that generates comprehensive reports. URL data, time …


What is data protection? Definition from #data #protection #strategy

Posted On Aug 5 2017 by

# data protection Data protection is the process of safeguarding important information from corruption and/or loss. The term data protection is used to describe both operational backup of data and disaster recovery/business continuity (BC/DR ). A data protection strategy should include data lifecycle management (DLM ), a process that automates the movement of critical data to online and offline storage and information lifecycle management (ILM ), a comprehensive strategy for valuing, cataloging and protecting information assets from application/user errors, malware /virus attacks, machine failure or facility outages/disruptions. Download this free guide Letters from the Editor: 2016 State of Storage Rich …


Before you sell your computer, smash the hard drive, says Which? #technology,ebay,computing,money,identity #fraud,data #and #computer

Posted On Jul 21 2017 by

# Before you sell your computer, smash the hard drive, says Which? Before you sell your computer, smash the hard drive, says Which? Thursday 8 January 2009 10.58 GMT First published on Thursday 8 January 2009 10.58 GMT The only surefire way to stop criminals stealing data from secondhand computers is to destroy the hard drive, a study by Which? Computing magazine has warned. Even though people think they have wiped data from machines before they sell them on auction sites or put them onto rubbish tips, the files remain on the hard drives – and can contain vital information …


Best Insurance: Protection Insurance #redundancy #insurance, #income #protection #insurance, #unemployment #cover, #redundancy #protection, #redundancy #insurance,

Posted On Jul 13 2017 by

# Let’s compare accident, sickness & unemployment insurance Best Insurance is one of UK’s leading providers of income protection insurance. Wide range of income, mortgage loan protection policies Policies that can be tailored to match your individual requirements Clear and simply worded policies backed up with full advisor support High standards to ensure you have a pleasurable customer experience LATEST NEWS USEFUL DOWNLOADS 7 things to check before you buy your protection policy Accident Sickness Unemployment for Dummies The secrets of ppi mis-selling are you a victim Income Protection Calculator Calculator Downloads Archive OTHER INFORMATION Regular Commitments Protection Insurance Loan …


Credit Card Skimmers and ATM Card Skimmers pictures and images #identity #theft, #identity #theft #experts,

Posted On Jun 13 2017 by

# ATM keypad overlay and ATM Card Skimmer (yes, they come in English versions). This device is overlaid onto an existing ATM machine keypad and allows the ATM machine to function properly while it records the keystrokes (i.e. steals customer PIN’s). The card slot overlay simultaneously records the data on the ATM cards magnetic strip. Thieves download the collected information onto a computer at a later time and can clone the stolen ATM card onto blank card stock. Back of an ATM keypad overlay and ATM/Debit Card Skimmer ATM/Debit Card Skimmer ATM Card Skimmer Face Overlay These card skimmer images …


Consumer Protection Laws and Your Business #common #law #rights

Posted On Jun 11 2017 by

#consumer protection laws # Consumer Protection Laws and Your Business If you are a business owner, make sure you know about and follow the state consumer protection laws that apply to your business. These laws protect consumers from unfair or deceptive practices. They go beyond the traditional legal remedies available for breach of warranty to really help consumers. Laws like these are on the books in nearly every state, although the details vary. Hundreds of cases have been brought under consumer protection laws, including these: A man sued a department store that ran out of an advertised waffle iron and …


Bureau of Consumer Protection #list #of #laws

Posted On Jun 11 2017 by

#consumer protection laws # Bureau of Consumer Protection The FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection stops unfair, deceptive and fraudulent business practices by collecting complaints and conducting investigations, suing companies and people that break the law, developing rules to maintain a fair marketplace, and educating consumers and businesses about their rights and responsibilities. Featured Fighting Scams and Fraud As the nation’s consumer protection agency, the FTC takes complaints about businesses that don’t make good on their promises or cheat people out of money. We share these complaints with our law enforcement partners and use them to investigate fraud and eliminate unfair …


Consumer protection laws #probate #law

Posted On Jun 11 2017 by

#consumer protection laws # Rulemaking The CFPB implements and enforces federal consumer financial laws to ensure that all consumers have access to markets for consumer financial products and services that are fair, transparent, and competitive. The CFPB’s rulemaking process typically starts with research and is further informed by public input, including field hearings, consumer and industry roundtables, advisory bodies, and in some cases, small business review panels. We carefully assess the benefits and costs of the regulations we are considering for consumers and financial institutions. Proposed rules are generally published to give industry, consumers, and other external stakeholders an opportunity …


Consumer Protection #law #graduate #jobs

Posted On Jun 11 2017 by

#consumer protection laws #Apply for a licence, registration, certificate, permit, exemption etc. Renew Renew or update a licence, registration, certificate, permit, etc. Notify Notify us of employment change, address change, workplace injuries etc. Complaints Make a complaint or provide feedback to the Department. Pay Pay for licence renewal, registration and other services online. Licence search Search for a licensed / registered tradesman or service provider. AssociationsOnline We ve moved Second-hand cots Explore Consumer Protection: Housing and accommodation Information on renting, buying or selling a home, including accommodation for seniors. Information and recommendations for buyers of goods or services. Information for …


Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (WPEA) #cooley #law #school

Posted On Jun 11 2017 by

#whistleblower law # Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (WPEA) The Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (WPEA) provides millions of federal workers with the rights they need to report government corruption and wrongdoing safely. The law reflects an unequivocal bipartisan consensus, having received the vote of every member in the 112th Congress, passing both the Senate and House of Representatives by unanimous consent shortly before adjournment. The WPEA can be viewed here . For over a decade, GAP and an expanding coalition of all ideologies fought to get this legislation passed. Please find information about this important law below, or read about the …


Whistleblower Protection Program #state #laws

Posted On Jun 10 2017 by

#whistleblower law # UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR OSHA’s Whistleblower Protection Program enforces the whistleblower provisions of more than twenty whistleblower statutes protecting employees who report violations of various workplace safety and health, airline, commercial motor carrier, consumer product, environmental, financial reform, food safety, health insurance reform, motor vehicle safety, nuclear, pipeline, public transportation agency, railroad, maritime, and securities laws. Rights afforded by these whistleblower protection laws include, but are not limited to, worker participation in safety and health activities, reporting a work-related injury, illness or fatality, or reporting a violation of the statutes herein. Workplace Safety and Health Section …


Children s Internet Protection Act #online #courses

Posted On May 1 2017 by

#internet laws # Children s Internet Protection Act The Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) was enacted by Congress in 2000 to address concerns about children’s access to obscene or harmful content over the Internet. CIPA imposes certain requirements on schools or libraries that receive discounts for Internet access or internal connections through the E-rate program – a program that makes certain communications services and products more affordable for eligible schools and libraries. In early 2001, the FCC issued rules implementing CIPA and provided updates to those rules in 2011. What CIPA requires Schools and libraries subject to CIPA may not …


California Environmental Protection Agency Home page #online #law #courses

Posted On Apr 29 2017 by

#environmental laws # CalEPA Home Page CalEPA Spotlight Public to Comment on Latest Version of Environmental Health Screening Tool Find your community on the draft CalEnviroScreen 3.0 map, attend a workshop or webinar this month and provide feedback on the state s tool used to identify communities that are disproportionally burdened by multiple sources of pollution. This latest version has two new indicators: rent-adjusted income and cardiovascular health. There are now 20 indicators being used to measure environmental quality, socioeconomic conditions and public health. Tell us what you think before the public comment period ends on October 21. Additional information …


Common Law – The FindLaw Consumer Protection Blog #lawyer #schools

Posted On Apr 26 2017 by

#law blog # Ford Motor Co. and Mazda Motor Corp. announced massive recalls affecting almost 5 million vehicles this week. The recalls were due to separate issues with door latches and hatches on ten different models of vehicles built over the last three years. Here’s what you need to know about the affected vehicles and how to comply with the recall. Most people regard used car salesmen with the same determined skepticism as a three-card Monte dealer on the street — sure that there is some sleight of hand occurring to pull as much money out of their pocket as …


Consumer Protection Legislation in Canada #online #paralegal #programs

Posted On Apr 26 2017 by

#consumer protection laws # Consumer Protection Legislation in Canada Provincial and Territorial Legislation. Choose your province or territory from the list below if you wish to familiarize yourself with the specific consumer laws that might apply to your situation: The Government of Canada also has an important role in consumer awareness and protection. Below is a list of some of the most relevant areas where federal departments and agencies deal with consumer-related issues and complaints. Consumer product safety: Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (Health Canada) Pollution and environmental protection concerns: Canadian Environmental Protection Act (Environment Canada) Anti-competitive practices in the …


Consumer Protection Laws You Need To Know #child #law

Posted On Apr 26 2017 by

#consumer protection laws # Consumer Protection Laws You Need To Know You buy a new bike for your daughter as a birthday gift. When she tries it in the park three weeks later, you both notice the front tire is bent. What do you do? Should you fix it yourself and avoid the trouble of going back to the store? Has the return time lapsed? Is the bike it still covered under warranty. What do you if you didn’t purchase extra insurance coverage ? The blue sweater, you bought has given you a rash. When you look at the label, …


Bureau of Consumer Protection #criminal #defense #lawyer

Posted On Apr 26 2017 by

#consumer protection laws # Bureau of Consumer Protection The FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection stops unfair, deceptive and fraudulent business practices by collecting complaints and conducting investigations, suing companies and people that break the law, developing rules to maintain a fair marketplace, and educating consumers and businesses about their rights and responsibilities. Featured Fighting Scams and Fraud As the nation’s consumer protection agency, the FTC takes complaints about businesses that don’t make good on their promises or cheat people out of money. We share these complaints with our law enforcement partners and use them to investigate fraud and eliminate unfair …


Consumer Protection #indiana #labor #laws

Posted On Apr 26 2017 by

#consumer protection laws #Apply for a licence, registration, certificate, permit, exemption etc. Renew Renew or update a licence, registration, certificate, permit, etc. Notify Notify us of employment change, address change, workplace injuries etc. Complaints Make a complaint or provide feedback to the Department. Pay Pay for licence renewal, registration and other services online. Licence search Search for a licensed / registered tradesman or service provider. AssociationsOnline We ve moved Second-hand cots Explore Consumer Protection: Housing and accommodation Information on renting, buying or selling a home, including accommodation for seniors. Information and recommendations for buyers of goods or services. Information for …


Protection from Harassment Act 1997 #booster #seat #laws

Posted On Apr 21 2017 by

#harassment laws # Protection from Harassment Act 1997 Print The Whole Act Legislation is available in different versions: Latest Available (revised): The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text. Opening Options Different options to open legislation in order to view more content …


Animal Protection Laws of the United States of America and Canada #probate #law

Posted On Apr 9 2017 by

#usa laws # Animal Protection Laws of the United States of America and Canada This tenth edition of the Animal Protection Laws compendium contains the general animal protection and related statutes for all of the states, principal districts and territories of the United States of America, and for all of Canada. In Canada, the federal government enacts all criminal laws, which are applicable throughout the country. The provinces and territories of Canada may enact quasi-criminal offenses and laws in other subject areas, and have jurisdiction over most criminal and civil matters. The compendium is organized into separate documents for each …


Privacy Enforcement and Protection #accredited #online #schools

Posted On Apr 2 2017 by

#privacy law # Privacy Enforcement and Protection Californians have a constitutionally guaranteed right to privacy, and protecting their privacy rights is one of Attorney General Kamala D. Harris’s top priorities. In the 21st century, we share and store our most sensitive personal information on phones, computers and even in “the cloud.” Today more than ever, a strong privacy program, which includes data security, is essential to the safety and welfare of the people of California and to our economy. Privacy Enforcement & Protection Unit The Department of Justice’s Privacy Enforcement and Protection Unit: Enforces state and federal privacy laws. Empowers …


Child Abuse Protection Laws – Darkness to Light #accredited #online #universities

Posted On Mar 29 2017 by

#child abuse laws # Child Abuse Protection Laws Child abuse laws exist on the federal, state and local levels. Legislation serves to keep children free from exploitation, harm, and danger. The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), passed by the federal government in 1974 and reauthorized in 2010 is the largest body of legislation with regard to the fair, ethical and legal treatment of children and is intended to keep them free from all forms of abuse including physical, sexual, emotional and psychological. Federal laws provide standards and guidelines; however, most child abuse issues are governed by state laws …


Consumer Protection Legislation in Canada #what #is #a #law

Posted On Mar 25 2017 by

#consumer protection laws # Consumer Protection Legislation in Canada Provincial and Territorial Legislation. Choose your province or territory from the list below if you wish to familiarize yourself with the specific consumer laws that might apply to your situation: The Government of Canada also has an important role in consumer awareness and protection. Below is a list of some of the most relevant areas where federal departments and agencies deal with consumer-related issues and complaints. Consumer product safety: Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (Health Canada) Pollution and environmental protection concerns: Canadian Environmental Protection Act (Environment Canada) Anti-competitive practices in the …


Whistleblower Protection Program #emanuel #law #outlines

Posted On Mar 24 2017 by

#whistleblower law # UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR OSHA’s Whistleblower Protection Program enforces the whistleblower provisions of more than twenty whistleblower statutes protecting employees who report violations of various workplace safety and health, airline, commercial motor carrier, consumer product, environmental, financial reform, food safety, health insurance reform, motor vehicle safety, nuclear, pipeline, public transportation agency, railroad, maritime, and securities laws. Rights afforded by these whistleblower protection laws include, but are not limited to, worker participation in safety and health activities, reporting a work-related injury, illness or fatality, or reporting a violation of the statutes herein. Workplace Safety and Health Section …