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Welcome to Leonard Law Office’s consumer law blog. The mistreatment of consumers by businesses is one of the most interesting subjects in the law.  Deception and misconduct in the marketplace has a long and colorful history. From the rattlesnake oil rheumatism cures peddled by immoral salesmen in the 1800’s, to modern day products aimed at weight loss and anti-aging — unfair business practices affect most Americans.

Snake Oil

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Discussion: 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings

Update:  One dead, one captured. 

Boston will never forget those lost, and will never forget how our city came together.   Continue reading

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$5,000 Reward Offered for Evidence of Facebook Biometric Privacy Violations

Reward

Wanted: Facebook

The Leonard Law Office, PC is offering a $5,000.00 reward to anyone who provides verifiable, credible information leading to the successful prosecution of a class action lawsuit against Facebook regarding its use, collection, or storage of biometric data. Specifically, we are looking for proof that Facebook has shared or sold biometric data with third parties. We are investigating all aspects of Facebook’s conduct surrounding the implementation, use, and possible misuse of facial recognition and biometrics. Biometrics refers to unique anatomical features used for identification purposes.  For Background Information about Facebook, “Tag Suggestion,” and Biometrics, See EPIC‘s FTC ComplaintIn re Facebook and Facial Recognition (here) (filed June 10, 2011). To inquire about this investigation and reward, you are welcome to contact Preston W. Leonard, Esq. at (617) 329-1295.

Related: Biometricupdate.com: “Boston law firm offers reward for proof that Facebook has shared or sold biometric data with third parties,” (here).

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Companies in the Spotlight: Apple

Is Apple a good company?
There have been criticisms of Apple’s use of child labor overseas.

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Apple Store on Bolyston St. Boston MA

Why can’t iPhones be made by American adults under work conditions that are humane?

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