Consumer Fraud

Sacramento Consumer Fraud Lawyers

Representing Consumer Fraud Lawsuits

Both state and federal consumer protection laws are designed to protect consumers from unscrupulous business practices such as the following:

  • False advertising
  • Misleading advertising
  • Unfair business practices
  • Deceptive business practices
  • Marketing consumer products without sufficient safety testing
  • Placing products on the market without sufficient safety warnings

Cases We Have Handled

Unethical business practices have been the subject of several cases handled by Kershaw Talley Barlow consumer protection attorneys. These cases include:

  • Misrepresenting the rollover risks of Ford Explorers
  • Overcharging for auto insurance policy premiums (Allstate)
  • Misleading bereaved families regarding wrongful cremation, respectful disposition of cremated remains, and the improper handling of cremated remains in multiple class action lawsuits:Neptune Society Case; Hoefner, et al. v. Viera Flying Service; Sconce/Lamb Cremation Cases; Bushnell, et al. v. Cremar, Inc.,et al.; Noerdinger, et al. v. City of Santa Clara, dba Mission City Memorial Cemetery, et al.
  • Misrepresenting the safety and effectiveness of dangerous drugs such as:
  • Fen-Phen diet drugs
  • Bausch & Lomb ReNu Moisture Loc contact lens solution
  • Ortho Evra birth control patch
  • Intergel surgical anti-adhesion product
  • Vioxx painkiller
  • Misrepresenting the safety and effectiveness of medical devices such as:
    • Cordis Cypher Stents and Taxus Stents
    • Defective artificial intervertebral discs
    • Guidant defibrillators
    • Guidant pacemakers
  • Misleading customers and overcharging for internet security certificates that did not provide any greater security than lower priced products offered by the same company (VeriSign)
  • Adding bogus “environmental surcharges” to restaurant linen supply services

Attorneys at Kershaw Talley Barlow recovered millions of dollars on behalf of consumers throughout the country and successfully represented consumers in class action lawsuits against some of the nation’s largest corporations including:

  • Ford Motor Company
  • United Parcel Service (UPS)
  • America Online (AOL)
  • Allstate Insurance Company
  • Yahoo

Call (916) 520-6639 for a free consultation, and find out how we can help you. We are ready to listen to your concerns and offer our guidance.

Millions in Settlements. Even More in Client Trust.

  • I am thankful to Kershaw Talley Barlow, and I would highly recommend them to my friends and family.

    “I am thankful to Kershaw Talley Barlow, and I would highly recommend them to my friends and family. Bill Kershaw and his staff are very knowledgeable and cared about my well-being.”

  • Very thorough and knowledgeable. Explained everything to me in great detail. I feel that they actually cared about me.

    “Great firm. Was always able to reach them or receive prompt return call. Very thorough and knowledgeable. Explained everything to me in great detail. I feel that they actually cared about me.”

  • Recommend Him and His Firm Highly

    “I’ve been very pleased with Stuart Talley's service with an ongoing lawsuit against a major corporation and recommend him and his firm highly.”

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