Legal Terminology and Law Definition of Consumer Protection

Tax Liens
If an owner of a house defaulted on payment of real estate taxes a lien may be placed on the property to secure payment of taxes. A tax lien may be placed for non payment of federal, as well as state taxes. If there is a federal tax lien on your home, you must satisfy the lien before you can sell or refinance your home. There are a number of options to … Full Definition »
Law topic: Credit Repair << Legal issue: Consumer Protection
Universal default
A clause in a credit card agreement allowing creditors to increase interest rates if a person did not pay the amount due on time or defaulted on his payment to any other creditor. … Full Definition »
Law topic: Credit Repair << Legal issue: Consumer Protection
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consumer protection laws
Consumer Protection laws are a form of government regulation which protects the interests of consumers and allows to hold companies that deceive or commit fraud against consumers accountable. Consumer law regulates private law relationships between individual consumers and the businesses that sell those goods and services. Consumer protection covers a wide … Full Definition »
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