Deceptive Trade Practices Act Reform: S.B. 2140 (2019)
Reduces the amount of civil penalties the attorney general may
Reduces the amount of civil penalties the attorney general may seek to recover under the Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act from $20,000 per violation to $10,000 per violation.
This isn’t just about legal technicalities; it’s about New Yorkers’ livelihoods and ability to make ends meet.
Plaintiff-friendly courts tilt the scales of justice at will.
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