Unfair and deceptive acts and practices /

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Carter, Carolyn L.
Edition:8th ed.
Imprint:Boston, MA : National Consumer Law Center, c2012-c2013 .
Description:xli, 950 p. ; 28 cm.
Series:The consumer credit and sales legal practice series
Deception and warranties library
Consumer credit and sales legal practices series.
Subject:Competition, Unfair -- United States -- States.
Competition, Unfair -- United States.
Competition, Unfair.
Competition, Unfair -- U.S. states.
United States.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8952169
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Other authors / contributors:Sheldon, Jonathan A.
ISBN:9781602481206 (pbk.)
1602481202 (pbk.)
9780943116105 (series)
0943116104 (series)
Notes:"With companion website."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Kept up-to-date by supplements.
Table of Contents:
  • First considerations
  • UDAP scope
  • Demonstrating that a practice is a UDAP violation
  • The meaning of deception, unfairness, and unconscionability
  • General sales and performance practices
  • Credit and collections
  • Motor vehicle sales, rentals, and repair
  • Home and home-related transactions
  • Services, insurance, opportunity schemes, other transactions
  • Liability of various parties
  • Litigating UDAP cases
  • Private UDAP remedies
  • State agency enforcement
  • Appendix[es]. A. Statute-by-statute analysis of state UDAP statutes ; B. Useful websites ; C. Finding pleadings and primary sources on the companion website.