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AGO Opinions with Topic: TRADING STAMPS
AGO 1961 No. 54 >  August 11, 1961
TRADING STAMPS - REDEEMABLE IN CASH - SUBJECT TO REGULATORY PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 19.84 RCW
TRADING STAMPS ‑- REDEEMABLE IN CASH ‑- SUBJECT TO REGULATORY PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 19.84 RCW (1) Trading stamps redeemable in cash only are not subject to the licensing provisions of chapter 36.91 RCW. (2) Trading stamps redeemable in cash only are subject to regulatory provisions of chapter 19.84 RCW. (3) A plan whereby a customer secures trading stamps with the value marked on each stamp in mills, which are redeemable upon presentment irrespective of the number of stamps presented, does not violate the provisions of chapter 19.84 RCW.
AGO 1961 No. 80 >  November 29, 1961
TRADING STAMPS - REDEEMABLE IN MERCHANDISE - APPLICABILITY OF LICENSING REQUIREMENTS
TRADING STAMPS ‑- REDEEMABLE IN MERCHANDISE ‑- APPLICABILITY OF LICENSING REQUIREMENTS The licensing requirements of chapter 36.91 RCW apply to a retail store which (1) issues trading stamps redeemable in Washington in cash only, but (2) through its employees informs its customers that such stamps can be redeemed for merchandise in another state and (3) in which state they are in fact redeemable.
AGO 1965 No. 3 >  January 14, 1965
TRADING STAMPS - LICENSE REQUIREMENT - REDEMPTION IN MERCHANDISE - ORIGINAL PACKAGE EXEMPTION - ISSUANCE BUT NOT DIRECT REDEMPTION OF COUPONS OR TRADING STAMPS BY MANUFACTURER - MANUFACTURER - VIOLATIONS
TRADING STAMPS - LICENSE REQUIREMENT ‑- REDEMPTION IN MERCHANDISE ‑- ORIGINAL PACKAGE EXEMPTION ‑- ISSUANCE BUT NOT DIRECT REDEMPTION OF COUPONS OR TRADING STAMPS BY MANUFACTURER ‑- MANUFACTURER… A license is required under the Washington trading stamp law where several manufacturers affix to their products coupons or trading stamps which purchasers may commingle and use to obtain merchandise premiums from a single organization promoting and advertising the plan since the manufacturer is not issuing and directly redeeming the coupons or stamps as required by the original package exemption allowed by RCW 19.83.040.
AGO 1960 No. 124 >  June 15, 1960
TRADING STAMPS - LEGALITY OF A LOCAL STORE PRINTING COUPONS IN NEWSPAPERS OFFERING A CERTAIN AMOUNT OFF THE REGULAR PRICE OF A PRODUCT NOT PRODUCED OR MANUFACTURED BY THE STORE
TRADING STAMPS - LEGALITY OF A LOCAL STORE PRINTING COUPONS IN NEWSPAPERS OFFERING A CERTAIN AMOUNT OFF THE REGULAR PRICE OF A PRODUCT NOT PRODUCED OR MANUFACTURED BY THE STORE It does not constitute a violation of the Washington trading stamp law for a store to issue coupons or print them in newspapers or other advertisements which offer a reduction in price on merchandise not manufactured by the issuing store.
AGO 1958 No. 215 >  August 20, 1958
TRADING STAMPS - REDEEMABLE IN CASH OR CREDIT TOWARD THE PURCHASE OF INSURANCE - INSURANCE - USE OF TRADING STAMPS TOWARD PURCHASE OF INSURANCE
TRADING STAMPS ‑- REDEEMABLE IN CASH OR CREDIT TOWARD THE PURCHASE OF INSURANCE ‑- INSURANCE ‑- USE OF TRADING STAMPS TOWARD PURCHASE OF INSURANCE (1)  Trading stamps which may be redeemable in cash or for credit toward the purchase of any type insurance are covered by the trading stamp act, chapter 19.84 RCW. (2)  Such trading stamps do not come within the licensing provisions of chapter 36.91 RCW.
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