Consumer Law Posts

Legal Mythbusters Quiz

Test your legal knowledge and debunk some of the most popular myths about the law.  Read More »

When is my child old enough to stay home alone?

When is my child old enough to stay home alone? As the school year comes to a close many parents question when they can leave their children home alone Read More »

Finally, A Peace Treaty for Humans and Their Pets

Due to overwhelming demand, our law firm has taken a unique and playful turn, crafting a bespoke peace treaty for our clients with more... furry concerns. Read More »

AI Laws and Ethical Considerations Still Evolving

AI development has outpaced the development of AI laws, raising complex questions about rights, responsibilities, and regulations. Read More »

Q&A: Do I need a license for a simple raffle in Wisconsin?

I volunteer with an organization & we’re planning a raffle fundraiser. Someone said we need a license from the state to have our raffle. Is that true? Read More »

How to spot social media shopping scams

It's become commonplace to buy and sell things on social media, which, unfortunately, has created the perfect environment for scam artists to find unsuspecting victims. Read More »

How to spot fake online reviews

Online reviews can be a big help when making purchasing decisions. But buyer beware: there's a huge market for fake online reviews, and they masquerade among the legitimate ones. Read More »

Traveling with Pets

When it comes to traveling with pets, businesses in the travel industry have to strike a balance between avoiding liability and providing customer service. As a pet owner, you are best served by simply knowing your rights and responsibilities. Read More »

Vroom and doom: auto sales among top consumer complaints

The American love affair with automobiles is long and passionate. But in 2022, new and used auto sales ranked among the top ten complaints filed with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection. Read More »

Small Claims Court: Five fallacies to understand

Small claims court is a great resource for people seeking civil justice. It’s quicker and less expensive than the usual court process with legally enforceable judgments Read More »