Product Liability


Medical Device Warranties – Alabama Consumer Rights Attorney Judson E. Crump

Medical Device Warranties When most people think of warranties, cars are what first comes to mind.  But the most expensive and important consumer products that bring warranty concerns are medical devices.  Hip and knee implants, meshes, trachial tubes, pacemakers, and prosthetics are a few common ones, but there are hundreds. […]


“Certified” Used Cars Can Still be a Scam – Alabama Consumer Fraud Lawyer Judson E. Crump

Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Programs Sometimes Cover Past Wrecks.  Beware of Trusting the “Certified” Label.

When you’re looking to purchase a car, all you want is a reliable, comfortable car that you can afford.  If you either cannot or will not spend the money to buy a brand new vehicle, then a used car is your only choice.  Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles can be a decent option, if you’re dealing with a manufacturer who stands behind their certification and do your diligence ahead of time.

But many times, the certified label is nothing more than a fancy sticker used to raise the price of the car.  Some manufacturers have even been known to repaint wrecked cars and then push them through their “certified” process.  Or more commonly, allow dishonest dealer sales personnel to conduct the “certification” and simply rubber stamp the dealer’s certification.

If you paid certified-car money for a vehicle that was previously wrecked or used as a daily rent-a-car, you should talk to your lawyer about your options for getting your money back.

If you live in Alabama and would like a free consultation regarding your rights with certified pre-owned vehicles, call us at 251.272.9148 today.


VW Emission Deception: What you can do about it. – Alabama Fraud Lawyer Judson E. Crump 2

If you’ve been watching the news, you may have heard about the massive fraud that Volkswagen has perpetrated on its customers.  For several years now, they have been marketing their “clean diesel” cars as being, well, clean burning, low-pollution vehicles. They even had scientific proof: emissions tests showed that the […]


What Is False Advertising? – Alabama Consumer Protection Lawyer Judson E. Crump 5

“False Advertising” happens all the time.  What Can You Do About It? Scenario 1: You open the mailbox.  Tucked in with all the junk mail you see a great offer: a discount on something you’ve been wanting for months, available only for a limited time.  You go to the store to buy […]


What to Do When a Manufacturer Won’t Honor a Warranty – Alabama Consumer Protection Lawyer Judson E. Crump

Warranties are most of the reason why we buy cars new instead of used.  But what do we do when we buy cars that don’t perform as they’re warranted? Sometimes, a car just isn’t built right.  Maybe somebody in the factory was sleeping at the assembly line.  Maybe there was […]