A Consumer Protection Law Outline: 5 Federal Consumer Protection Statutes You Should Know

Photo of Lady Justice representing the consumer protection law outline prepared by Schlanger Law Group to empower consumers

According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), in 2019, United States consumers reported losing $1.8 billion due to consumer fraud. That number almost doubled in the next year with a reported loss of $3.3 billion in 2020. Most of the fraud involved imposter scams ($1.2 billion) with online shopping creating the next biggest fraud category ($246 million).  With so many people falling prey to consumer fraud, and to help educate and empower consumers, […]