Commercial Law – General Regulatory Provisions

CHAPTER 6-13.3
Environmental Marketing Act

SECTION 6-13.3-3

§ 6-13.3-3. Remedies.

(a) If the attorney general has probable cause to believe that a person is violating or has violated § 6-13.3-2, the attorney general may bring suit in the name of Rhode Island in the appropriate court to restrain that person from further violations of that section.

(b) Before filing a suit under subsection (a) of this section, the attorney general shall, in writing, notify the person charged with the alleged violation of the alleged unlawful conduct and the relief to be sought. No suit shall be brought by the attorney general until thirty (30) days after that notice.

(c) The court may award reasonable attorney fees at trial and on appeal to a prevailing party in a suit brought under this section.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1995, ch. 326, § 1; P.L. 2014, ch. 528, § 12.)