Our consumer law practice focuses on litigation to protect consumers from abuse by businesses and establishments. Most cases focus on disputes relating to financial institutions or privacy disputes.
Consumer law cases focus on interpreting the laws of the state and federal government to make sure that you can do business in California without being taken advantage of. Generally the laws protect consumers from deceptive trade practices, identity theft, financial crimes, and false advertising.
Typical cases at Varlack Legal Services include:
If you think that your rights as a consumer have been violated, contact us for a consultation with a consumer law attorney. Based in Hayward, California VLS serves clients throughout the San Francisco Bay area and beyond. You may also access the resources below for general information about consumer law.
Department of Consumer Affairs
File a complaint online at www.dca.ca.gov or call 800.952.5210 to have a complaint form mailed to you.
California Attorney General's Office
File a complaint online at oag.ca.gov.
The Better Business Bureau
Go to www.bbb.org, or consult your phone directory for a local office.
FTC Consumer Complaints, Credit Reports & Identity Theft Information
State Bar of California Consumer Resources
Legal Resources & Information from the California Courts