Week 5 – October 15, 2018
Syllabus: The Role of the State Attorney General
Since the passage of state Unfair and Deceptive Practices Acts (UDAP) in the late 1970’s, all state attorneys general have responsibility in the area of consumer protection. This is usually considered to be the “white hat” division, fighting scammers and others on behalf of consumers, This week discusses the broad nature of that authority and whether that broad authority is still relevant today.
Uber Readings, 2014-2018
Consumer Protection Attorney General website sampling. Each class member will be responsible for selecting at least one matter from the newsletter or the website sampling to discuss in class