Term was first coined in 1939 by a
4 Examples of White Collar Crime:
1. Mistreatment of a Dependent Adult (K.S.A. 21-5417)
2. Theft (K.S.A. 21-5801)
3. Identity Theft (K.S.A. 21-6107)
4. Counterfeiting (K.S.A. 21-5825)
Kansas Consumer Protection Act
What is it?
Civil Action that can be brought by Attorney General’s office or District Attorney’s office. K.S.A. 50-623 provides that the purpose of the KCPA is:
(a) To simplify, clarify and modernize the law governing
(b) to protect consumers from suppliers who commit deceptive and unconscionable practices;
(c) to protect consumers from unbargained for warranty
(d) to provide consumers with a three-day cancellation
period for door-to-door sales.