Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices
Florida law states that unfair methods of competition, unconscionable acts or practices, and unfair or deceptive acts or practices in the conduct of any trade or commerce are unlawful. The law allows a consumer (broadly defined) to file a lawsuit against any business or entity which violates the act. Mr. Schindeler has provided effective representation for Plaintiffs as well as Defendants when an issue regarding the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) has arisen.
Because FDUTPA is so broad in scope, it can be an effective tool in a client’s arsenal. On the other hand, businesses must be careful to avoid violations of the act. The Law Office of Vincent E. Schindeler, P.A. can help your business avoid the harsh provisions of the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act. Or, if you feel that a company may have violated the act, the Attorney Vincent Schindeler can assist you in pursuing a FDUTPA claim against the offending business.
If you would like to discuss the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act, in Broward or Palm Beach County, call the Law Office of Vincent E. Schindeler, P.A. at (954) 522-8686.