Photo of Mike Danaher, NYS Assistant Attorney General, leads a monthly Consumer Issues program at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.
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Consumer Issues Program Presentation

NYS Attorney General Presentations

On the 2nd Thursday of each month, the NYS Assistant Attorney General Michael Danaher makes a presentation on Zoom on a topic of consumer interest.  The program starts at 11:00 am with a one hour presentation followed by answers to questions submitted by viewers via the Zoom chat.  


Presentations are taped and can be viewed by Time-Warner Cable subscribers on Channel 15 on Mondays at 7:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 7:00 pm.  Programs are also posted online, with links below.

Schedule of Topics

Consumer Credit Issues

January 13th, 2022(rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in February)

* Watch video of this program held in January 2019.

Scams Targeting Senior Citizens

February 10th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in March)

*Watch video of this program held in February 2018.

Overview of the Ins & Outs of Insurances

March 10th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in April)

* Watch video of this program held in March 2018.

Home Improvement Scams

April 14th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in May)

* Watch video of this program held in April 2019.

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

May 12th, 2021 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in June)

*Watch video of this program held on May 2018.

Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market

June 9th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in July)

* Watch video of this program held in June 2019

Update on Consumer Frauds & Scams

July 14th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in August)

* Watch video of this program held in July 2019.

Avoiding & Resolving Problems with Car Purchases and Repairs

August 11th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in September)

* Watch video of this program held August 2019.

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

September 8th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in October)

* Watch video of this program held in September 2019.

Consumers Rights & Responsibilities in the Marketplace

October 13th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in November)

* Watch video of this program held on October 2019.

Charitable Giving Update

November 10th, 2022 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in December)

* Watch video of Charitable Giving Update recorded on November 2019.

Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet

December 9th, 2021 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in January)

* Watch video of this program held on December 2018.



Last updated December 9, 2021