TITLE

New York official seeking to license stores

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;4/23/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 32, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the passage of local legislation requiring furniture stores to be licensed by New York City's Department of Consumer Affairs. It could be noted that Helen Sears wanted to license and regulate furniture stores due to growing consumer fraud by some store owners. She recommended that the department should be given the authority to revoke them if they broke contracts with their customers. Under the law, furniture retailers are required to provide customers with delivery date.
ACCESSION #
24868505

 

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