The Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) allows for consumers and businesses to seek financial compensation in court for violations of this act. This act was designed to protect businesses and consumers throughout the state from unfair competition as well as deceptive acts within the context of business activity and may include such situations as misrepresentation, fraud, and much more. Some specific examples of what may constitute violations of the Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practice Act include:
- Unfair trade practices in marketing or distributing a product, attempting to eliminate or eliminating competitors
- Misrepresentation of a product – false claims about the ingredients in a product or the results it can achieve
- Trade libel – defamation of the products or goods of another company
- Deceptive marketing regarding the effectiveness of a product
At Orner Law, LLC, our attorneys are highly experienced in handling claims involving deceptive and unfair trade practices, including unfair competition and antitrust violations, breaches of fiduciary duty, monopolies, and much more. We represent clients throughout all of South Florida in these cases, providing personal attention and aggressive legal counsel every step of the way. We understand that you or your company may have suffered significant financial losses as a result of a violation of this act, and we therefore strive to provide only the highest quality legal representation in seeking the monetary compensation you rightfully deserve.
Consult an Attorney at Orner Law, LLC
If you are interested in learning more about how your company can recover financial compensation for damages suffered due to deceptive or unfair trade practices in Florida, please contact a Florida business litigation attorney at Orner Law, LLC today. We will be happy to take the time to talk to you about your particular situation, your goals, and your legal rights.
With offices in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale, Orner Law, LLC serves clients throughout South Florida.
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