Podcast - XV - Hidden In the Fine Print

My latest podcast is up where I discuss all of the things you will find nowadays hidden in the fine print of contracts. Like an Easter egg hunt but where each egg removes one of your legal rights. I also explain - from personal experience - how you might find yourself signing a contract which is written entirely in… » 1/23/15 12:00pm Friday 12:00pm

Hey Matt - thanks for the mention. The story of Capra was bizarre - and hilarious on some levels. They guy was interesting but his jet pack claims were nonsense. I spent an inordinate amount of time trying to chase them down and found that there were just a handful of believers in Romania and nowhere else. » 1/22/15 6:50am Thursday 6:50am

How To Limit Your Risk When Selling A Used Car

A lot of my advice has focused on how not to get ripped off when buying a car, but I also get asked from time to time what advice I have for individuals who are selling a used car to another individual. Here's what you need to know when selling a car. » 1/20/15 1:30pm Tuesday 1:30pm

The Case Car Dealers Don't Want You To Know About

A Michigan man named Clarence Miller bought a brand new Dodge which was delivered without a spare tire. When the dealer said they could not provide him a spare right away, Clarence stopped payment on the car and the Michigan Supreme Court agreed with him. » 1/19/15 1:00pm 1/19/15 1:00pm

The problem is ubiquitous on the net and the reasons are manifold. I write books and, as you can imagine, they are available on Amazon. Where anyone can review anything, even books they have never read, seen or touched. One year when I was teaching, I had a student approach me after I had given out final grades and… » 1/18/15 11:07am 1/18/15 11:07am

5,000 Listens! Episode XIV and Other News

Big doings here at Lehto's Law Central. Last night, my podcast crossed the 5,000 listen threshold, which seems like a nice round number. And better, a book I wrote has just come out. Has nothing to do with cars but it is a fun topic. American Murder Houses.http://www.amazon.com/American-Murde... » 1/15/15 1:50pm 1/15/15 1:50pm

When Your Certified Pre Owned Car Is Defective

Many people buy Certified Pre Owned cars believing the CPO designation means more than it does. It is one of the most common complaints I get at my office: Someone bought a CPO car that turned out to have major problems. Will the CPO designation help in a lawsuit? Probably not. » 1/14/15 1:00pm 1/14/15 1:00pm