Any person who knowingly violates any of the provisions of this article or any rule or regulation issued thereunder shall be guilty of a class A misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars, or imprisonment for not more than one year, or both.

Terms Used In N.Y. General Business Law 690

  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.