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  • ...duct safety commission]]</span>. Nader himself has founded many well-known consumer advocacy groups, including the Public Interest Research Group, the Clean Wa ...aking some of his inspiration from the <span>[[Civil Rights Movement|civil rights movement]]</span>, Nader stood up to the</p>
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  • Consent, particularly informed consent, is the cornerstone of patients' rights. Consent is based on the inviolability of one's person. It means that docto ...cise of Religion Clause, <span>[[Common Law|common law]]</span>, statutory rights of a parent in raising a child, and the state's traditional interest in pro
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  • ...state board rules that attempted to regulate crude-oil production to match consumer demand. The Panama Refining Company sued to prevent federal officials from ...er|nuclear power]]</span>, while underemphasizing safety and environmental protection. It paid the price when some of its promotional functions were transferred
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  • ...onnel management program; equal opportunity and <span>[[Civil Rights|civil rights]]</span> activities; safety and health activities; management improvement p ...Rural Development; Marketing and Regulatory Programs; Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services; Food Safety; Farm and Foreign Agricultural Service; Natural Resou
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  • ...s movement]]</span> and organize three national <span>[[Civil Rights|civil rights]]</span> organizations. ...rned a great deal in this experience, and became an acknowledged expert on consumer affairs, a new idea that she helped introduce to the black community nation
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  • ...act, banks, brokers, and insurance companies are able to combine and share consumer transaction records as well as other sensitive records. The act went into e ...act to purchase capital stock. With the investment in a bank comes certain rights, such as the right to inspect the bank's books and records and the right to
    28 KB (4,655 words) - 18:46, 6 January 2010
  • ...t-carry issue in the Cable Television <span>[[Consumer Protection|Consumer Protection]]</span> and Competition Act of 1992 (47 U.S.C.A. ยง 325 et seq.). The 1992 ... ''Red Lion'' was inappropriate, but declined to adopt the strict scrutiny protection given to print publications. The Court held that any regulations that are c
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  • ...mon feature of the law, which allows for recovery for injuries even if the consumer had no contractual relationship with the manufacturer. But Cardozo was also ...from primary elections, violated the <span>[[Equal Protection Clause|Equal Protection Clause]]</span> of the <span>[[Fourteenth Amendment|Fourteenth Amendment]]<
    11 KB (1,723 words) - 15:53, 7 January 2010
  • ...onstitution places some limits on state power, the states enjoy guaranteed rights by virtue of their reserved powers pursuant to the <span>[[Tenth Amendment| ...e power of the state. A state may not go beyond what is essential for self-protection by interfering with interstate transportation into or through its territory
    29 KB (4,506 words) - 15:31, 5 February 2010
  • ...y reform, relative to the pending Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2003, H.R. 975, 108th Cong., 1st Sess.</p> ...es to improve and certify attorneys belonging to bankruptcy and creditors' rights bars.</p>
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  • ...ecified on the face of the instrument. A number of <span>[[Consumer Credit|Consumer Credit]]</span> dealings are funded through the use of promissory notes. ...ement is the process of signing the back of a paper, thereby imparting the rights that the signer had in the paper to another person. The number of times an
    32 KB (5,668 words) - 15:34, 5 February 2010
  • *[http://public.findlaw.com/bookshelf-consumer-action-handbook/ Consumer Action Handbook] *[http://public.findlaw.com/consumer/ Consumer Issues]
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  • <p>Consumer credit transactions can be classified into several different classes.</p> ...ts at a subsequent time. Auto dealers are credit originators at the time a consumer purchases an auto on credit, but many loans are subsequently assigned by th
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  • ... is to establish the agreement that the parties have made and to fix their rights and duties in accordance with that agreement. The courts must enforce a val ...gross one-sidedness in favor of the seller include limiting damages or the rights of the purchaser to seek court relief against the seller, or disclaiming a
    76 KB (12,739 words) - 13:28, 12 November 2010
  • ''A bundle of rights granted by statute to the author or originator of certain literary or artis ...o receive payment for that reproduction. An author may grant or sell those rights to others, including publishers or recording companies. Violation of a copy
    36 KB (5,558 words) - 16:12, 18 March 2010
  • ...h as the right to organize and negotiate collective bargaining agreements, protection from discrimination, wages and hours, and health and safety.'' ...he importance of work. Since the 1930s, employees have acquired more legal rights as federal and state governments have enacted laws that give them the power
    20 KB (3,030 words) - 08:35, 25 October 2011
  • ...ed in a manner that is fair to the affected individual, and to protect the consumer's right to privacy against the informational demands of a credit reporting <p>FCRA represents the first federal regulation of the consumer reporting industry, covering all credit bureaus, investigative reporting co
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  • ...ential to injure a customer. The injury is usually attributed to money the consumer lost through a purchase that would not have been made had the advertisement ... statements that are misleading because they do not disclose something the consumer should know. The Trademark Law Revision Act of 1988, which added several am
    17 KB (2,779 words) - 14:45, 2 December 2009
  • == Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau == ...tions, consumer organizations, and other interested groups. The Disability Rights Office (DRO) ensures that FCC actions and policies enable people with disab
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  • [[Category:Consumer Protection Rights]]
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