Los Angeles Consumer Protection Lawyers

Serving Los Angeles, Riverside, Ventura, San Bernardino Counties & Nearby Areas of California

June 18, 2015

If you believe that you vehicle qualifies as a lemon under California law, then you most likely have already had your vehicle evaluated by both the dealership and a private mechanic. To prove that a vehicle is a lemon, it must have an issue that can't be fixed, be under warranty, and out of service for more than 30 days.

Once a dealership or... Read More

Posted in:
June 09, 2015

You purchased a new vehicle just recently and in the first few months of owning it, you've already had to take it in to the mechanic multiple times for the same problem. Is your vehicle a lemon? Is your mechanic acting fraudulently by taking your money, but not fixing the car's problem?

Our Riverside lemon law attorney, Howard D. Silver, answers these... Read More

Posted in:
June 03, 2015

There are plenty of websites available that claim to offer free credit reports. While some of these may legitimately be offering free copies of your credit report, many of them will try to gather your financial information in order to either charge you for your credit report or to steal your information for fraudulent purposes.

According to the Fair... Read More

Posted in:
May 13, 2015

According to U.S. Senator Mark Warner, there are millions of social security numbers that are still active for persons 112 or older. Sen. Warner recently brought forward a bill that would require the Social Security Administration (SSA) to better track deaths and ensure that the death benefits are ended upon a person's death.

According to a press... Read More

Posted in:
April 22, 2015

With so many recent breaches in security, there have been several discussions about whether or not to do away with the social security number altogether. The website, credit.com even stipulates that maybe the discussions should happen sooner than later.

Our Los Angeles identity theft attorneys at the Law Office of Howard D. Silver would like to share... Read More

Posted in:
April 14, 2015

Typically, when you think of a lemon, you think of a yellow, citrus fruit that you can squeeze, garnish, or zest onto your favorite foods. Those are types of lemons that you want, trust us! The lemons that our Los Angeles lemon law attorneys are familiar with are the vehicles that are knowingly manufactured or sold with defects.

What Makes a Vehicle a... Read More
Posted in:
April 06, 2015

We’ve all heard about the prevalence of identity fraud in the last ten years or so, but the reality is that identity theft can occur at any time and at any place. Our Los Angeles identity theft protection attorney at The Law Office of Howard D. Silver is here to share some important insights into how you can protect yourself from identity theft.

... Read More

Posted in:
March 20, 2015

When you last purchased your vehicle, did you read every little bit of fine print? Our Los Angeles lemon law attorneys at The Law Office of Howard Silver have had experience with multitudes of clients that didn’t read the contract and discovered a dirty little secret.

Several car dealerships have begun to put a clause in their contracts that, all too... Read More

Posted in:
March 17, 2015

If you are wondering if your vehicle may be a lemon, view this infographic for more information. For help from our Las Angeles lemon law lawyer at The Office of Howard Silver, please call us at (855) 341-2611.


Posted in:
March 11, 2015

Oftentimes, a debt collection agency will sell debts to other debt collection agencies. Typically, if the debt is 90 days or more past due, agencies may pass the debt or even a whole portfolio of debts along to another agency.

If this happens, you may be wondering if it resets your debt in any way. The reality is that whichever date your charge became... Read More

Posted in: