DCP: Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act

Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act


The Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA) allows the Commissioner of Consumer Protection to legally pursue persons or businesses who have used unfair or deceptive trade practices with consumers. It grants the court the discretion to award punitive damages, costs, and reasonable attorney’s fees, as well as other relief such as an injunction, which the court determines. 


If you are a plaintiff or represent the plaintiff, and you are seeking to satisfy your filing requirements under CUTPA pursuant to Conn. Gen. Stat. 42-110g (c), you may submit your filing to cutpa@ct.gov.  This e-mail address will forward your filing to both the Attorney General and the Commissioner of Consumer Protection.   


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