Deceptive Business Practices

Under the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (Fla. Stat. ยง501.204), if you or your business have suffered from unfair methods of competition, unconscionable acts or practices, and unfair or deceptive practices, you have the right to recover your losses!

Here are some common deceptive business practices:
  • Real estate sales
  • Business sales and purchases
  • Employment Agreements
  • The sale of equipment, products, and merchandise
  • Investment offerings
Unfair methods of competition may include:
  • Interference with business or contractual relationships
  • Misappropriation of ideas, trade secrets, likeness, and personalities
  • Predatory practices
  • Anticompetitive exclusion
  • Fraud and misrepresentation
  • Systematic breaches of contract
  • Price fixing
If you feel that you or your business has fallen victim to any of these deceptive practices, the Barnes Walker Business Trial Group will be happy to discuss your rights and options. Call today at 941-827-2228 or contact us through