A consumer protection attorney is a legal professional that deals with the laws that define the rights of consumers and the safeguards that they should enjoy in the protection of said rights. They represent clients who are victims of acts that are in violation of consumer rights. The areas of legal practice of a consumer protection attorney covers product liability, privacy rights, fraud, product recall, and more. They prosecute their clients’ claims against these businesses by establishing violation of consumer rights, unfair competition, untruthful advertising, or damage attributable to the products of the defendants. The laws that concern consumer protection attorneys involve the rights of consumers, fair trade competition, regulation of relationships and transactions between consumers and businesses, and truthful information flow in the marketplace. Said regulations are present at both federal and state levels. State consumer protection laws differ from one state to another depending on the statutes that were passed by their respective state legislatures.
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