We are all consumers and, as such, we are all open to the same kinds of legal problems. These articles, submitted by attorneys, touch on some of the major issues that can arise as a result of our purchase of goods and services.
Recent FindLaw Consumer Issues Articles
- Proving causation is an integral part of a legal malpractice claim
Provided by: Phillips, Silver, Talman, Aframe & Sinrich, P.C.
If a lawyer acts negligently and causes harm to the client, it may constitute legal malpractice. Read More »
- Bad faith claims against insurers in California
Provided by: Law Office of Robert F. Keehn
Insurance companies have an obligation to deal with the claims in good faith. When companies operate in bad faith, people may bring lawsuits against the companies. Read More »
- When is Hot Water Too Hot?
Provided by: Tolmage, Peskin, Harris, Falick
The New York State Consumer Protection Board has issued a directive urging consumers to make sure their children and loved ones are protected from extremely painful and possibly fatal scalding burns. Read More »
- Pradaxa poses serious health risk to several users
Provided by: Van Parys Law
Pradaxa, which is used to treat particular heart conditions, can be harmful to users. Read More »
- Child actors and entertainers have few legal protections for their income
Provided by: Entertainment, Intellectual Property, Internet & New Media Law Group
The California Child Actor's Bill protects the income of child entertainers in California, securing their earnings until they are older. The law is one of just a few protections for young actors. Read More »