DUTPA

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AcronymDefinition
DUTPADeceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (Florida)
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The FTC and State of Florida charged that the defendants violated the Telemarketing Sales Rule and the FTC Act, along with the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act.
Trade regulation law covers the substantive area of law dealing with deceptive, unfair, or unconscionable acts or practices, and unfair methods of competition under the Federal Trade Commission Act and Florida's Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act.
Florida's Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act serves two purposes: It protects consumers from financial harm resulting from unfair business practices, and it levels the playing field so that legitimate, law-abiding businesses are not forced to compete with operations that skirt state law.
Five Florida owners and lessees of Porsche vehicles who had HIDs stolen from their vehicles alleged that PCNA violated the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) by unfairly failing to inform customers that Porsche s HIDs were susceptible to theft, failing to offer replacement HIDs at a reduced cost, and failing to take steps to make the HIDs harder to steal and to otherwise prevent the thefts.
Under the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act, my office investigates and pursues those who engage in unfair methods of competition and unfair or deceptive trade practices.
Also available to regulators and consumers is the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA), (57) which is Florida's "little FTC act.
This article identifies three categories of "per se" violations of the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA), F.
In 1993, the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) (F.