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Wisconsin Law Governing Advertising and Representations in Automobile Sales

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Wisconsin has two main laws—one a statute and one an administrative rule—that specifically address advertising and representations in automobile sales.  A statute is a law passed by the legislative branch.  An administrative rule is a regulation—that has the force of law—issued by a state agency to implement or interpret specific legislation. The Wisconsin statute governing […]

Auto Dealer Sales Fraud and Wisconsin’s Fraudulent Representations Statute

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In any Wisconsin case involving possible auto dealer sales fraud, it is always important to consider whether Wisconsin’s fraudulent representations statute, Wis. Stat. § 100.18, might apply to the situation.  Wis. Stat. § 100.18, sometimes referred to as Wisconsin’s Deceptive Trade Practices Act or Wisconsin’s false advertising statute, prohibits individuals and companies from making untrue, deceptive […]