An act to make provision with respect to the liability of persons for damage caused by defective products to consolidate with amendments the consumer safety act 1978 and the consumer safety (amendment) act 1986 to make provision with respect to the giving of price indications to amend part i of the health and safety at work etc act. The ftc’s bureau of consumer protection stops unfair, deceptive and fraudulent business practices by collecting complaints and conducting investigations, suing companies and people that break the law, developing rules to maintain a fair marketplace, and educating consumers and businesses about. The consumer protection act, 2002 (cpa) applies to most ontario businesses (not just dealers) and it covers both goods and services, including vehicle sales, leasing and.
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