San Diego Consumer Fraud Lawyer & Attorney
San Diego Consumer Fraud charges?
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Even though consumer fraud has become one of the most common crimes in 21st century America, the thousands of people accused of this crime rarely have any idea they have perpetuated this confusing and poorly understood situation. Frequently honest businesspeople discover that what they consider to be innocent business practices are in fact illegal, and many of these same people now find that may lose their businesses, their finances, and even their freedom.
There are both state and federal consumer and product safety laws that are designed to protect consumers. Some of these laws are very powerful, carry stiff penalties and may even require a defendant to pay the fees of someone suing them in such a case. Our team of lawyers has decades of experience in defending such cases be they civil or criminal, ranging from misdemeanors to felonies. Because there is such a myriad of sometimes confusing and overlapping laws it is not uncommon for a business or business owner to trip over regulations or fail to comply with laws that he or she may not have been aware even existed. Our attorneys have a complete understanding of the complexities of this area of law and can quickly and efficiently size up a case and aggressively pursue the legal options available to you. Sometimes charges can be dismissed solely by the completion of required paperwork. Frequently, charges can be suspended pending completion of agreed-upon procedures. More serious charges can be reduced through negotiations with prosecutors. Cases that cannot be resolved through negotiations will be put before a jury and our lawyers have represented clients in all of the courtrooms in San Diego County, winning acquittals in cases ranging from civil judgments to murder charges. It is this type of experience and proven results that San Diego Defense Lawyers can muster on your behalf.
What is important to you, as a defendant, is that you have the skills of our legal team working on behalf of your rights in a results-driven approach to resolving your case with the best possible outcome for you. What may be at risk is not only the possibility of incarceration and stiff fines, but the loss of your business. In today's political climate consumer fraud is at the top of the list of prosecutors' agendas. The Federal Trade Commission, for instance, has been publishing lists detailing consumers' top areas of complaints and these are being targeted by law enforcement. They include: internet auctions and sales, internet services, identify type of transaction n which a consumer makes a purchase of a product that doesn't work as advertised can fall into this category, be it auto repair or real estate. Please contact us as soon as possible so you don't put your business and livelihood at risk.
Consumer Fraud has a wide array of offenses that involve fraudulent activities aimed at consumers. A consumer fraud charge in San Diego could be due to misleading advertising, marketing and improper representation of goods sold. See credit card fraud, insurance fraud, healthcare fraud, & business fraud. Although consumer fraud can extend to virtually every section of the modern American economy, most people accused of this crime are merely guilty of over-ambition combined with the ability to make their goals materialize.
Do not let yourself become another victim of the legal machine that tries to make examples out of successful businesspeople. It is best to consult a consumer fraud attorney immediately in order to understand these complicated and confusing charges. Without dedicated and experienced legal counsel you risk losing everything you worked so hard to build and protect. Let us guide you through these difficult and challenging times, and you will not regret your decision.
If you have been charged with consumer fraud, Contact the San Diego Criminal Defense Lawyers at Sevens Legal today!
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