CONSUMER LAW, CONSUMER FRAUD, NJ LEMON LAW AND NJ CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWS


YOUR CONSUMER RIGHTS IN NEW JERSEY

Lemon Law:  If you have purchased a new vehicle and the use, value or safety have been substantially affected you might have a Lemon Law claim under New Jersey law.  There is both a used and a new car Lemon Law but they differ substantially.  The consumer's rights under these New Jersey laws are excellent and provide some excellent remedies for injured consumers

Odometer Fraud:  Purchasing a car with an inaccurate odometer and the seller knew or had reason to know

Recalls:  Recalls by the manufacturers have been extensive and affected the lives of millions of Americans.  Here is some help for consumers:  Check recalls by VIN hereTakata Recall information.  General recall resource.

Consumer Fraud:  If the business has committed a deceptive practice then you might have a consumer fraud claim if you have sustained an ascertainable loss

Auto Fraud The are many types of auto fraud including lying about the history, lying about the warranty, knowingly omitted material facts, engaging in deceptive and misleading conduct and bait and switch advertising

Bait and Switch AdvertisingBaiting customers with nonexistent deals or prices to get them in the door and sell them a product.  Special promotional prices and special pricing and failure to honor those prices contained in the advertisements.  What happens if you refuse to pay the increased price?  Can you sue?  Yes.

Refund:  The Lemon Law calculates a refund based on the purchase price and the mileage.  The Lemon Law refund is based on mileage at the time of the first repair attempt and the purchase price.

Prior Undisclosed Damage: Many dealers sell vehicles that have prior undisclosed damage or a bad Carfax

If you think you have been a victim of auto dealership fraud please call Carton and Rudnick LLC. We have significant experience in suing car dealerships for fraud , breach of warranty and consumer fraud.

Pay Plan LitigationRipped off car salesman

If you were a salesman and employed by a dealership and they wrongfully calculated the commissions and added costs not agreed to in the pay-plan.  What does the pay plan permit as costs and addition to the reduction of gross commissionable proceeds?


The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act is a powerful ally in combating fraud and dealership fraud and is considered by many the most potent consumer devise in the battle against auto fraud and fraud.The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act permits triple (treble) damages for any ascertainable loss sustained by the consumer.  The Act also permits the recovery pf attorney fees

We help consumers who have been subject to fraud and deceptive practices. New Jersey laws provide very powerful remedies for those victims of fraud and consumer fraud.

If your car was in an accident before you purchased the car or damaged while in dealer custody and control you probably have a claim if they failed to advise you of this information. When you purchased a damaged car you are losing money.

Consumer fraud is a very serious matter. The inappropriate conduct by car dealerships and other unscrupulous businesses cost customers millions of dollars in the State of New Jersey.

The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act can be enforced by either the State or by individuals acting as private attorney generals. This means that if you have sustained damages as a result of conduct that is prohibited by the Consumer Fraud Act you can enforce the Consumer Fraud Act by starting a lawsuit to get you money back or to recover ascertainable losses with the addition of your attorney fees and costs.

There is a required tripling of any damages caused by violations of the Consumer Fraud Act or unfair and deceptive practice (UDAP). The Judge is required to triple the damages according to the Consumer Fraud Act and also add the attorney fees to any judgment you might obtain against the car dealership in court or arbitration.

A jury can give you the verdict for the fraud or consumer fraud to which you are entitled. UDAP is short for unfair deceptive acts and practices (consumer fraud)

When you need an experienced consumer lawyer to help you on you case call Carton and Rudnick LLC. Jonathan Rudnick was recently named a Super Lawyer in the consumer category and has significant experience in this area

CARTON AND RUDNICK LLC IS DEDICATED TO THOSE WHO NEED HELP. WE DO NOT REPRESENT INSURANCE COMPANIES AND WE NEVER WILL. WE REPRESENT VICTIMS. WE REPRESENT THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN VICTIMIZED BY DISHONEST BUSINESSES AND HAVE SUSTAINED PERSONAL INJURIES AND WANT TO FIGHT BACK.

We will help you when you need it most: Personal injury, consumer law, employment law and Lemon Law. The most important factor in hiring a lawyer is hiring someone you can have confidence in, who you trust and who answers your questions. We are here for you. Let us help you when you need it the most.

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