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Troutman Sanders LLP
One of 2017's more significant Fair Credit Reporting Act court opinions was the Ninth Circuit's January 20 decision in Syed v. M-I, LLC, a putative FCRA class action.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
As we predicted earlier this year, Congress is making moves toward enacting cosmetics reform legislation in the near future.
The McLane Law Firm
The federal Truth in Lending Act and its sci-fi-sounding Regulation Z (which implements the statute) require that borrowers of consumer credit receive written information about the terms of a loan...
Mayer Brown
In an email to staff, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray announced on Wednesday, November 15, that he will be stepping down this month.
Reed Smith
It is not as if we are delighted to see efforts to resuscitate breast implant litigation, but we won't groan when the rulings are as good as they are in Laux v. Mentor Worldwide, LLC, No. 2:16-cv-01026-ODW(AGR)...
Troutman Sanders LLP
With both houses of the Illinois General Assembly overriding the veto of Governor Bruce Rauner, the Illinois Student Loan Servicing Rights Act will become law.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
In the first part of this series, we examined how effective deposition questioning about an expert's education, training and experience can ultimately call into serious question the expert's qualifications...
Troutman Sanders LLP
On November 2, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray delivered remarks during the Consumer Advisory Board meeting in Tampa.
Troutman Sanders LLP
On November 6, in Sergio L. Ramirez v. TransUnion LLC, Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Corley of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California denied TransUnion's post-trial motion ...
Troutman Sanders LLP
A Texas-based payment processor agreed on November 1 to pay $9 million to settle a putative class action brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act in the United States District Court ...
Troutman Sanders LLP
Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall recently filed a complaint against Scott's Credit Repair and its owners, John C. Scott and Krystal Scott, in Montgomery, Alabama Circuit Court.
Bowditch & Dewey
This claim was brought in 2011 against both Princeton and the taxing municipality and alleged that Princeton's distribution of "tens of millions of dollars in profit" in patent royalties to faculty...
Reed Smith
We remember how, shortly after the atrocious decision in Johnson & Johnson v. Karl, rejecting altogether the learned intermediary rule, litigation tourists visiting West Virginia argued that ...
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
In a service-based economy, many industrial and consumer products are manufactured and sold through trademark licensing arrangements.
Womble Bond Dickinson
Furniture tip-over issues have been at the forefront of the home furnishings industry in 2017.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In the client alert we sent out yesterday, we noted that the new law applies to products sold on or after the effective date.
Davis & Gilbert
As we said in our last post regarding vulnerability in credit enhancements and litigation risk, subprime auto ABS investors have historically slept easy in light of ample credit ...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
On October 15, 2017, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Senate Bill 258, known as the Cleaning Product Right to Know Act of 2017.
Ford & Harrison LLP
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) and its corresponding regulations prohibit sex discrimination in education programs or activities conducted by educational institutions...
Troutman Sanders LLP
A recent federal court decision granting summary judgment to a plaintiff on a claim that a lender violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (the "FCRA"), 15 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq. ...
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Foley Hoag LLP
Foley Hoag's Product Liability Update is a quarterly update concerning developments in product liability and related law of interest to product manufacturers and sellers.
McDermott Will & Emery
On September 29, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) formally announced a December 12th workshop on informational injury—the injury a consumer suffers when information about them is misused.
Reed Smith
We are sure you all heard about the $417 million verdict returned recently against a talcum powder manufacturer in Los Angeles, and we are equally sure you heard about the trial court's order..
Carlton Fields
Underwriters that rely on popular credit-scoring models like FICO and VantageScore to assess risk may have noticed that some consumer credit scores jumped recently.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
In a service-based economy, many industrial and consumer products are manufactured and sold through trademark licensing arrangements.
Foley & Lardner
The CFPB faulted Meridian for allegedly failing to provide a RESPA disclosure explaining the affiliation with the underwriter...
Bowditch & Dewey
This claim was brought in 2011 against both Princeton and the taxing municipality and alleged that Princeton's distribution of "tens of millions of dollars in profit" in patent royalties to faculty...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
D.C. is humming this week, as the Senate and House are both in session after taking turns on recess the past two weeks.
Troutman Sanders LLP
On November 8, the Federal Trade Commission announced that it had approved a final order settling claims arising out of a data breach at Georgia-based tax preparation firm TaxSlayer, LLC.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
DTSC seeks public input to evaluate whether certain product/chemical combinations will be targeted for future inclusion in the SCP Program.
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