North Carolina Business Laws
Businesses are regulated at both the federal and state levels. While federal laws provide a basis for employee rights, environmental protection, taxes, securities and other matters, state laws also address many of these matters and more. For instance, North Carolina is one of several states that enforce deceptive trade practice laws which prohibit false advertising and odometer tampering, while allowing consumers to file lawsuits in addition to the state's attorney general. This section covers a wide variety of North Carolina business laws, including corporation laws, securities fraud, employment laws, and more.