This all-inclusive guide contains a wealth of information you'll need to practice successfully in this area of law. Annual updates ensure that The Lawyer's Guide to the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act is the most up-to-date compilation of research on this subject. Recent decisions emphasize the wide range of remedies available under the Act, including the award of attorneys' fees. The Lawyer's Guide to the Deceptive Trade Practices Act is the most thorough reference of its kind. A few of the many topics covered include: ac qIncidentalq versus qintendedq beneficiaries ac How the Act applies to a qpersonal injuriesq claim ac Liability of, and defenses available to, qprofessionalsq ac Availability of damages for qeconomic lossq and qmental anguishq ac Multiple damages for conduct found to be commmitted qknowinglyq or qintentionallyq ac The Texas Residential Construction Commission Act (RCCA) and the Residential Construction Liability Act (RCLA) and their relation to the Texas DTPA ac Class action suits, warranties, settlement and attorneys' fees. After consulting The Lawyer's Guide to the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, complexities related to the Act become understandable. Your consumer law practice will benefit from clear, concise explanations of the law. The guide contains useful legal analysis as well as functional practice advice to steer your Texas consumer law practice toward success.(B) that is occupied or to be occupied as the consumera#39;s residence. ... aThe use of the phrase a#39;other groupa#39; does not evidence a clear and unambiguous legislative intent to include cities within the ... that may affect the DTPA.97 For example, a statutory exemption to DTPA liability is found in the Medical Liability and Insuranceanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Lawyer's Guide to the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act|
|Author||:||Richard M. Alderman|
|Publisher||:||LexisNexis - 2014-11-19|