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Commercial Law - Assertions Made in Bad Faith - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wilson, C.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from making in bad faith a specified assertion regarding a Web site or other electronic communication failing to comply with the federal Americans with Disabilities Act; authorizing a court to consider specified factors as evidence of whether a person has made a specified assertion in bad faith or in good faith; altering the authority of the Division of Consumer Protection of the Office of the Attorney General to take specified actions; etc.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegate C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(11-1601, 11-1604, 11-1605, 11-1603.1)

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November 28, 2017 1:07 P.M.