Where's The Harm? NJ Justices Offer Consumer Law Insights

By Christina Guerola Sarchio, Amisha Patel, Jacob Grubman and Tharuni Jayaraman (April 18, 2018, 2:10 PM EDT) -- On Monday, the New Jersey Supreme Court proffered some much-needed clarity on the definition of "aggrieved consumer" in assessing liability under the New Jersey Truth-in-Consumer Contract, Warranty and Notice Act, or TCCWNA.[1] The court's unanimous decision in David Spade v. Select Comfort Corp. will undoubtedly cause plaintiffs to think twice before pursuing TCCWNA claims based on standard terms of service, where individuals merely complain about the inclusion or omission of certain language in a seller's terms and conditions and are unable to prove actual harm suffered as a result of the purportedly offending language....

Law360 is on it, so you are, too.

A Law360 subscription puts you at the center of fast-moving legal issues, trends and developments so you can act with speed and confidence. Over 200 articles are published daily across more than 60 topics, industries, practice areas and jurisdictions.

A Law360 subscription includes features such as

  • Daily newsletters
  • Expert analysis
  • Mobile app
  • Advanced search
  • Judge information
  • Real-time alerts
  • 450K+ searchable archived articles

And more!

Experience Law360 today with a free 7-day trial.

Start Free Trial

Already a subscriber? Click here to login

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!