Consumer Protection

Why you should have a written fee agreement with your lawyer, how retainers work, how lawyer fees are calculated, and what you should expect from your fee contract.

What are junk bonds, and what are the risks and benefits of investment.

Common mistakes made by used car sellers that can create financial and legal nightmares.

Common mistakes that people make when purchasing a used car, and how to avoid them.

Your rights and remedies if you're served contaminated food at a restaurant.

You've seen the ads, infomercials, and maybe even some reality shows that make it look like it's fast and easy to make a fortune in real estate -- but odds are the only person getting rich is the...

When might a lawyer get in trouble for including an honor or rating on their website or in other advertising materials.

Did you receive a phone call telling you that the IRS has obtained a warrant for your arrest? Don't send any money.

Common forms of securities fraud committed online or by email.

How to find and hire a good personal injury lawyer.

Suggestions for finding and working effectively with a credit counseling service.

An introduction to securities law and regulation.

An introduction to securities arbitration.

What is securities fraud.

Tips to protect yourself from fraudulent investment schemes.

Introducing the important concepts of product liability law.

Basic rights of California home purchasers.

Special considerations when making sales to people with disabilities.