§ 5-78-1 Definitions
§ 5-78-2 Contract requirements
§ 5-78-3 Unfair trade practice

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 5-78

  • Buyer: means any person entering into a social referral services contract with a seller;

    (b) "Person" means a natural person, partnership, corporation, association or any other legal entity;

    (c) "Seller" means any person offering social referral services; and

    (d) "Social referral services" means dating, matrimonial or personal referral services by any of the following means:

    (1) An exchange of names, telephone numbers, addresses and statistics;

    (2) A photograph or video selection process;

    (3) Personal introductions provided by the seller of the seller's place of business; or

    (4) A social environment provided by the seller intended primarily as an alternative to singles' bars or club type environments. See Rhode Island General Laws 5-78-1.

  • person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6.
  • United States: include the several states and the territories of the United States. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-8.