You can file a complaint about misleading jewelry appraisals in New York City.
Individuals who sell or appraise jewelry in New York City must:
- Provide a written jewelry appraisal that states the standard of monetary value used
- Provide detailed sales slips for sales of more than $75
- Disclose that jewelry appraisals may vary as much as 25 percent
Individuals who sell or appraise jewelry may not misrepresent the nature of an article of jewelry.
What Happens Next
If you provide an email address with your Service Request, you will receive a notification by email. You may also be emailed a complaint form, which you must complete and return. Be sure to check your spam folder in addition to your inbox.