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- Nationwide Settles Bait-And-Switch Case. Olenick, Doug // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;07/26/99, Vol. 14 Issue 17, p20
Focuses on Edison, New Jersey-based Nationwide Computers and Electronics' settlement of a lawsuit filed by New Jersey State Division of Consumer Affairs. Utilization of bait-and-switch advertising tactics; Decision to pay a fine; Alteration of its business practices.
- NJ data regs may not pose threat for HIOs. Iskowitz, Marc // Medical Marketing & Media;Jan2010, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p26
The article reports on the move of the Division of Consumer Affairs in New Jersey to suggest tight controls on data-mining to prevent conflict of interest in medicine.
- Verizon ad provides a lesson in smart shopping. // Consumer Reports Money Adviser;May2010, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p14
The article discusses the importance of reading advertisements carefully, citing the example of an ad for Verizon FiOS Internet, television and telephone service that contains misleading price information.
- A deal for dealerships. // Business News New Jersey;03/01/99, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p3
Informs on the agreement of three auto dealerships in Hillside, New Jersey to settle allegations of unfair and deceptive business practices. Agreement with the state's Division of Consumer Affairs; Complaints against Route 22 Automobiles, Route 22 Auto Sales and Route 22 Nissan.
- N.J. ponders tire aging rule. Moore, Miles // Rubber & Plastics News;1/26/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 13, p7
The article presents information on the proposal of New Jersey's Division of Consumer Affairs, regarding rule-making on a tire aging standard. The agency issued a notice of pre-proposal on December 1, 2008 soliciting comments until December 31 on whether to establish a standard mandating full...
- ADVERTISING. Sung, Jessica // Fortune;11/25/2002, Vol. 146 Issue 11, p40
Evaluates advertising techniques. Junk mail from Verizon Online DSL disguised as a wedding invitation; Credit card application from Providian that resembled a FedEx package; Reasons behind these tactics; Success of this advertising.
- Federations say state proposal would undermine charities. WIENER, ROBERT // New Jersey Jewish News;8/11/2011, Vol. 65 Issue 32, p4
The article reports on the opposition of Jewish federations in New Jersey on a proposed state rule that will require charities to advise donors that they can direct their gifts toward specific programs. It notes that nonprofit organizations were requested to submit comments on the proposal so...
- State agency drops proposal on designated giving. // New Jersey Jewish News;8/25/2011, Vol. 65 Issue 34, p4
The article reports on the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affair's abandonment of a proposed regulation that would requires charities to advise donors that their gifts can be directed toward specific programs.
- An Introduction to the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs. // FEDUP: Senior Fraud Education & Protection Program;2009, p6
The article offers information on the offices, boards, and agencies which help the Division of Consumer Affairs in protecting consumers in New Jersey. One of these agencies is the Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) which is responsible for protecting consumers by enforcing the Consumer Fraud...