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Video
4/1/2016
Consumer advocates support a new bill that would allow consumers to cancel their cable TV service via one click online instead of having to struggle through long calls with customer service.
Video
2/26/2016
Jamie Court appears on FOX Midday Sunday to discuss Google's proposed self-driving cars and whether they are safe yet or not without having a real driver with the ability to take over control in emergencies.
Video
2/26/2016
Jamie Court appears on FOX Midday Sunday to discuss Consumer Watchdog's fight against oil company price gouging in California.
Video
2/26/2016
Jamie Court appears on FOX Midday Sunday to discuss Consumer Watchdog's latest campaigns, including fight back against oil company price gouging in California, and Google's proposed self-driving cars and whether they are safe yet or not.
News Release
2/1/2016
CONTACT Jamie Court & Charles Langley
Santa Monica, CA -- Consumer Watchdog and the law offices of Aquirre & Severson petitioned the California Public Utilities Commission for an open investigation into the Porter Ranch leak, including the immediate release of key documents and a PUC meeting in Los Angeles within 10 days to discuss the petition. “The CPUC has failed to...
Video
2/1/2016
Consumer Watchdog is demanding the California Public Utilities Commission conduct an open, full and public investigation into the Porter Ranch gas leak.
News Release
1/13/2016
CONTACT Harvey Rosenfield
Santa Monica, CA -- Three of the nation’s top consumer advocates today asked the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to adopt as standard equipment three new advanced safety technologies that could prevent thousands of deaths and injuries, and billions in property damage, from rear-end crashes. The formal petition by...
News Release
12/14/2015
CONTACT Harvey Rosenfield & Pamela Pressley
Santa Monica, CA -- In the latest of a series of decisions closing the courthouse doors on consumers, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this morning, 6 to 3, that DIRECTV customers in California who were illegally charged “cancellation fees” of up to $480 – often taken directly out of a consumer’s bank account or charged to a...
Video
12/9/2015
Jamie Court warns consumers to beware of cheap knock-off versions of the hoverboards that are a hot item this holiday season, but have been exploding and catching fire.
News Release
11/20/2015
CONTACT Jamie Court & Liza Tucker
Santa Monica, CA — The latest proposed settlement of a $44 million LADWP overbilling scandal offers some improvements over the last two, but still unfairly disadvantages ratepayers, Consumer Watchdog said today in a letter to LA Mayor Eric Garcetti and LA City Attorney Mike Feuer. “Ratepayers who have received large bills and entered...