If after reading DCA's Legal Guide titled "FAQ's and Tips on Gift Certificates and Gift Cards" your question(s) has not been answered, we recommend you contact the California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General (AG) for clarification on the gift card laws and regulations.
The AG's office establishes and operates projects and programs to protect consumers from fraudulent, unfair, and illegal activities that victimize consumers. The AG also works to protect consumers through the Consumer Law Section of the California Department of Justice and responds to consumer complaints through its Public Inquiry Unit. The Consumer Law Section prosecutes scam artists and fights deceptive trade practices. For more information and assistance, please contact the AG's office directly at the following:
California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General
Public Inquiry Unit
PO Box 944255
Sacramento, CA 94244-2550