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5.2-1  CUTPA - General

Revised to January 1, 2008

The plaintiff claims that the defendant violated the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act, a Connecticut law, commonly known as CUTPA.  The plaintiff must prove this claim by a preponderance of the evidence.  The plaintiff must prove that the defendant engaged in an unfair method of competition or an unfair or deceptive act or practice in the conduct of trade or commerce and that this caused the plaintiff to sustain an ascertainable loss.

Authority

General Statutes § 42-110b (a).
 


 

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