Consumer Protection (Deceptive Trade Practices Act)

Class Unique: 27985
This course deals with the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices - Consumer Protection Act (DTPA), which is the primary consumer protection statute in Texas. We will also examine statutory and common law warranties and the interplay between the DTPA and other relevant consumer protection statutes. Two class periods will be spent on the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (the primary federal statute protecting consumers from abusive collection practices) and the Texas Debt Collection Act.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday 3:45 - 6:35 pm JON 5.206
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 5/5/16 1:30 pm 2.123

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed


  • Texas Consumer Law 2015-2016 - Alderman, Richard M.
      Imprimatur Press , edition: 2015-2016
      ISBN: 978-1-60503-098-2   (required)