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Consumer and Energy Law Developments

By The National Consumer Law Center

In consumer law this year, the Truth in Lending Act was expanded to provide disclosure and substantive requirements for home equity loans, and courts upheld consumer claims on hidden finance charges and insurance packing; in energy law, as oil overcharge funds declined drastically, more and more states sought ways to better target existing and to marshal additional resources toward energy assistance and weatherization efforts.

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