Northeast Ohio Unfair Trade Practices Attorney
There are multiple Ohio laws to protect consumers from unfair business practices. When a company is engaging in unfair trade practices the Cleveland Ohio attorneys at Triscaro & Associates seek to obtain class certification so that a class action can be pursued against that company in an effort to recover significant damages and compel the company to alter its conduct.
Class actions are usually the most efficient way to handle these types of claims since multiple claimants can pursue their actions against the company at the same time making the litigation economically feasible.
The Cleveland Consumer Sales Practices Act (CSPA) attorneys at Triscaro & Associates have significant experience litigating class action and consumer protection lawsuits. Please contact us today for a free and confidential consultation.
Ohio Deceptive Trade Practices Act
The deceptive trade practices laws in Ohio prohibit certain unfair business practices, including:
- False Advertising
- Bait and Switch Schemes
- Deceptive Pricing
- Stocking a Limited Amount of an Advertised Product
- Altering Odometer Readings
The law can be found at Ohio Revised Code 4165.01, et seq.
Ohio Consumer Sales Practices Act
The Ohio Consumer Sales Practices Act (“CSPA”) can be found Ohio Revised Code 1345.01, et seq. The CSPA prohibits companies from engaging in unfair, deceptive or unconscionable acts relating to the sale of goods or service for personal, family or household services.
Typical Ohio CSPA claims involve:
- Car dealerships
- Home construction contractors
- Retail Stores
- Gyms and Health Clubs
- Mortgage Brokers
Ohio Home Solicitation Sales Act
The Ohio Home Solicitation Sales Act can be found at Ohio Revised Code 1345.21, et seq. It is applicable to goods and service where a contract is negotiated in a non-business setting (i.e. home).
Our lawyers handle claims involving breach of the Ohio Home Solicitation Sales Act, including:
- Failing to procure a signed written contract
- Failing to advise the consumer of their 3 day right to cancel the transaction
If you or a loved one has been the victim of consumer fraud please contact the lawyers at Triscaro & Associates today.