Overview

Panelists from consumer protection divisions of attorney general offices in Missouri, New York, Tennessee, and Texas, discuss investigations and enforcement activities involving price gouging and deceptive practices related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The panel discusses their legal authority under state price gouging statutes, the types of complaints they are receiving and how they are responding, and investigations.

Learn more about price gouging and scams at the the NAGTRI Center for Consumer Protection and ConsumerResources.org.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the legal authority provided by state price gouging statutes.
  • List the types of complaints state offices are receiving during the pandemic.
  • Explain how other states are responding, including investigations.