Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and consumer protection impart consumer education for safeguarding them from deceptive and unfair business practices.
- The department also oversees the commercial activities undertaken from charitable institutions, merchants, manufacturers, debt servicing agencies, professionals, etc. and undertakes actions to prevent unfair competition or trade activities.
- The Law requires that charity solicitations should mandatorily register with Department of Financial Institutions and submit annual financial reports.
- Landlords are bound by the Law to provide adequate safety and accommodation facilities to tenants that meet standards of safety.
- Section 100.18 prevents traders from resorting to false and misleading advertisements through written or oral mediums for soliciting consumers.