This Part recommends avenues for strengthening the protective capacity of consumer law, with a primary focus on California's UDAP
only constitutes a per se violation of the state's UDAP
and deceptive trade practices, often referenced as UDAP
, which was
The court agreed with the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC's) argument that the lack of adequate cybersecurity constitutes unfair, deceptive or abusive practices (UDAP
) and gave the FTC the authority to penalize the Wyndham Hotel chain for inadequate cybersecurity.
and UDAAP are not limited only to marketing and advertising practices, of course.
Pulliam, Good Cop, Bad Cop: Market Competitors, UDAP
Consumer Protection Laws, and the U.S.
But instead of addressing this primary security issue, the regulators want to make sure financial institutions' Facebook pages include TILA disclosures and don't violate UDAP
253, 299 (2000) ("UDAP
statutes are undeniably, and purposefully, broad and flexible in scope, and the delegations of regulatory authority in those statutes are similarly broad.").
But Nash insists outfits like UDAP
(www.udap.com/) package large canisters with a range of 30 to 40 feet, specifically meant for outdoor use on bears--a far cry from the pocket-sized squirt bottles some ladies carry on their keychains.
The bill would codify--and strengthen--most of the provisions of the "Unfair and Deceptive Acts or Practices" (UDAP
) rule adopted in December by the U.S Federal Reserve Board, the Office of Thrift Supervision at the U.S.
The Federal Reserve's new proposed unfair or deceptive acts or practices (UDAP
) rules have sent a strong message to credit card lenders, although the rules are disappointingly weak on predatory overdraft loan protections.