Unfair andUnconscionable Business Practices
Module
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BusinessPractices Module”

Conduct in business must be ethical and fair.
It is illegal to act unconscionably,taking advantage of the other party's weakness.
It is illegal to engage in:
  • Referral Selling;
  • Taking Money up Front;
  • Harassment or Coercion;
  • Pyramid Selling.
  • It is also illegal to provide goods orservices which have not been requested and demand payment.
Unconscionable Conduct carries seriousconsequences, but no fines. The other Unfair
Business Practices all carry criminal fines:
  • up to $220,000 for individuals ;
  • up to $1.1 million for companies.

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