DCP: News Releases from the Department of Consumer Protection
News Releases from the Department of Consumer Protection
2017 News Releases
10/11/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION RELEASES GUIDE FOR CONSUMERS SEEKING TO HIRE HOMEMAKER COMPANIONS
 
10/10/2017SCAM ALERT: CONNECTICUT LOTTERY CORPORATION AND DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION WARN CONSUMERS ABOUT MEGA MILLIONS EMAIL SCAM
 
10/6/2017EL DEPARTAMENTO DE PROTECCIÓN AL CONSUMIDOR DE CONNECTICUT LANZA CAMPAÑA SOBRE MANERA CORRECTA DE DESECHAR MEDICAMENTOS
 
10/6/2017DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION LAUNCHES SAFE DRUG DISPOSAL CAMPAIGN
 
9/28/2017DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION UPDATES CONSUMER HANDBOOK FOR CONNECTICUT’S LEMON LAW PROGRAM
 
9/26/2017STATE LIQUOR CONTROL COMMISSION REVOKES LIQUOR PERMIT FOR SEXY CAFÉ AKA CLUB SEXY
 
8/30/2017DEPARTMENTS OF CONSUMER PROTECTION, MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION SERVICES ENCOURAGE PARTICIPATION IN INTERNATIONAL OVERDOSE AWARENESS DAY
 
8/18/2017BEFORE YOU WATCH THE ECLIPSE: BE AWARE OF SAFETY AND TRAVEL WARNINGS
 
8/18/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION COMMISSIONER ACCEPTS BOARD OF PHYSICIANS RECOMMENDATIONS FOR NEW MEDICAL MARIJUANA CONDITIONS
 
8/17/2017TOMORROW: BOARD OF PHYSICIANS HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING TO DISCUSS NEW MEDICAL MARIJUANA CONDITIONS
 
8/9/2017CONN. LEADS $5.5M MULTISTATE SETTLEMENT WITH NATIONWIDE INSURANCE COMPANY OVER 2012 DATA BREACH
 
8/7/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION WARNS CONSUMERS: BE AWARE OF TIMESHARE RESELLER AND TRANSFER SCAMS
 
8/2/2017RESOURCES FOR STATE RESIDENTS TO NAVIGATE SOLAR QUESTIONS
 
7/10/2017DCP ISSUES SUMMARY SUSPENSION AT SEXY CAFÉ, AKA CLUB SEXY FOLLOWING SHOOTING INSIDE CLUB
 
7/7/2017STATE OFFICIALS WARN CONNECTICUT RESIDENTS OF ONGOING PHONE SCAMMERS POSING AS IRS AGENTS
 
6/30/2017RECALL ALERT: DESIGN SOLUTIONS INTERNATIONAL AND HOME DEPOT RECALL LIGHT FIXTURES WITH BURN RISK
 
6/20/2017SCAM ALERT: EMAILS CLAIMING TO BE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION ACTING CHAIRMAN ASKS CONSUMERS FOR BANK ACCOUNT INFORMATION
 
6/14/2017STATE AGENCIES WARN PARENTS: AVOID CHILDREN’S FURNITURE AND OTHER PRODUCTS CONTAINING FLAME RETARDANT CHEMICALS
 
6/9/2017COMMISSIONER SEAGULL RECOMMENDS NEW MEDICAL MARIJUANA CONDITIONS
 
6/6/2017CONNECTICUT BOARD OF PHYCISIANS HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING TO DISCUSS PETITIONS FOR ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS FOR MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM
 
5/24/2017AG, DCP: STATE JOINS $33M MULTISTATE SETTLEMENT WITH JOHNSON & JONHNSON ON REPRESENTATIONS OF OTC DRUG QUALITY
 
5/17/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION WARNS ABOUT COFFEE PRESS RECALL
 
4/29/2017LIQUOR CONTROL COMMISSION DENIES LIQUOR PERMIT FOR SLYCE IN HAMDEN FOLLOWING REMONSTRANCE HEARING
 
4/27/2017CONNECTICUT RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO DISPOSE OF UNWANTED MEDICATION ON NATIONAL DRUG TAKE BACK DAY
 
4/19/2017DEPARTMENTS OF CONSUMER PROTECTION, MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION SERVICES ENCOURAGE ORGANIZATIONS TO HOST DRUG TAKE BACK DAY EVENTS
 
3/30/2017SCAM ALERT: CONSUMER PROTECTION WARNS AGAINST CONSUMER COMPLAINT EMAIL SCAM
 
3/27/2017STATE APPROVES FIRST OFF SITE NALOXONE PRESCRIBING EVENT
 
3/24/2017105 RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE CANCELS LIQUOR PERMIT
 
3/24/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION DISCUSSES HOW TO COMBAT IMMIGRATION FRAUD
 
3/24/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION WARNS AGAINST CONNECTICUT BASED WORK AT HOME SCAM
 
3/17/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION COMMISSIONER JONATHAN A. HARRIS RELEASES STATEMENT ON HB 7137
 
3/17/2017ANGRY BULL SALOON VOLUNTARILY CANCELS LIQUOR PERMIT
 
3/10/2017DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION ASKS CONSUMERS FOR INFORMATION ABOUT PAVING CONTRACTOR
 
3/9/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION RELEASES UPDATED MANUAL FOR HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTRACTORS
 
3/3/2017ANGRY BULL SALOON VOLUNTARILY SUSPENDS LIQUOR PERMIT
 
3/3/2017DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION AND CONNECTICUT BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU PREVIEW CONSUMER PROTECTION WEEK
 
2/23/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION COMMISSIONER PROPOSES NEW MEDICAL MARIJUANA CONDITIONS
 
2/22/2017DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION CALLS FOR COMPASSIONATE, COMMON SENSE UPDATES TO CONSUMER CONTRACTS
 
2/7/2017SCAM ALERT: CONSUMER PROTECTION COMMISSIONER WARNS AGAINST IRS EMAIL SCAM
 
2/1/2017BOLTON FURNITURE RECALLS DRESSERS DUE TO SERIOUS SAFETY HAZARDS
 
1/27/2017CONNECTICUT CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER FIRST IN STATE TO CONNECT ELECTRONICALLY TO PRESCRIPTION DRUG MONITORING PROGRAM
 
1/24/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION COMMISSIONER URGES CONSUMERS TO BE AWARE OF SIERRA NEVADA VOLUNTARY RECALL
 
1/10/2017STATE BOARD OF PHYSICIANS HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING ON PETITIONS FOR ADDITIONAL MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM CONDITIONS
 
1/9/2017DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION CALLS FOR COMPLAINTS REGARDING A HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTRACTOR
 
1/2/2017CONSUMER PROTECTION SENDS CONCRETE FOUNDATIONS REPORT TO GENERAL ASSEMBLY