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Introduces Bill to Protect Consumers from Forged Signatures
SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar) today announced the introduction of legislation to protect consumers who are the victims of forged autographs. In some memorabilia markets, forged signatures make up over half of the supply – making it all too easy for consumers to be defrauded. Assembly Bill 1570 will put safeguards in place as well as provide civil recourse for buyers of autographs.
“The amount of fake autographs on the market is astonishing,” said Assemblywoman Chang. “It’s really sad when you see people, especially children, become the victims of forgeries. The illegal practice is really out of control.” Continue reading