Tennessee Deceptive Trade Practices Laws
|Uniform Deceptive Trade Practices Act Adopted||No (§47-18-101 et seq.) Tennessee Consumer Protection Act of 1977|
|False Advertising Forbidden||Yes (§47-18-104)|
|Who May Bring Suit||Attorney general; individual; Div. of consumer affairs in the Dept. of Commerce and Insurance (§47-18-106, 107, 108, 109, 114)|
|Remedies Available||Injunctive relief, damages for injured customers; revocation of violator's license; willful violators fined up to $1,000 (§§47-18-106, 108); possibly treble damages for willful violator (§47-18-109); Class B misdemeanor (§§47-18-104, 39-14-127)|
|Auto Odometer Tampering Forbidden||Yes (§47-18-104, (16)) Class A misdemeanor (§39-14-132)|
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