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(A) A direct seller shall be prohibited from calling at any dwelling or other place between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m., except by appointment; calling at any dwelling or other place where a sign is displayed bearing the words “No Peddlers”or “No Solicitors,” or words of similar meaning; calling at the rear door of any dwelling place; or remaining on any premises after being asked to leave by the owner, occupant, or other person having authority over those premises.
(B) A direct seller shall not misrepresent or make false, deceptive, or misleading statements concerning the quality, quantity, or character of any goods offered for sale; the purpose of his or her visit; his or her identity; or the identity of the organization he or she represents.
(C) No direct seller shall impede the free use of sidewalks and streets by pedestrians and vehicles, and where sales are made from vehicles, all traffic and parking regulations shall be observed.
(D) No direct seller shall make any loud noises or use any sound amplifying device to attract customers if the sound can be plainly heard outside a 100-foot radius of the source.
(E) No direct seller shall allow rubbish or litter to accumulate in or around the area in which he or she is conducting business.
(`99 Code, § 5.02) Penalty, see § 111.99