San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
As part of the LA Law Library’s Consumer Law MCLE Series, this class will cover the basics of auto fraud, a field which addresses a variety of illegal practices and scams by new and used car dealerships that hurt consumers. Topics will include predatory loans, misrepresentation, bait & switch practices, undisclosed prior accidents or frame damage, changes to the advertised price, and how to effectively handle these situations for a client.
- The Federal Lemon Law
- Illegal Repossession
- Odometer Fraud
Presented by Pauliana Lara Yelena Gurevich is a founding member and managing attorney at Pauliana Lara is an attorney at the Consumer Action Law Group in Los Angeles, California, and has dedicated much of her legal career fighting for consumer rights and protecting victims of consumer fraud through aggressive advocacy and litigation. Pauliana graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in Political Science, with an emphasis on International Relations. She earned her J.D. from the Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles, and is a member of the California State Bar.
Earn 1 hour general MCLE credit
Fee: $35 for the class (nonrefundable payment reserves spot)
You must visit www.lalawlibrary.org/CLASSES to register and pay for the class.
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