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They're REALLY Coming For Robocalls! FCC Releases Final Draft Proposal Designed To Reduce Robocalls
Last month, Troutman Sanders reported on the proposed TRACED Act which would instruct the Federal Communications Commission to engage in rulemaking to protect consumers from receiving unwanted calls and text messages ...
United States
5 Dec 2018
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State Attorneys General Declare Opposition To Congressional Attempts To Expand Federal Preemption
As Congress' emboldened majority has sought to lessen the federal government's regulatory footprint, the states have not always been quiet, as one summertime example amply shows.
United States
22 Nov 2018
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SCOTUS To Address Impact Of FCC's TCPA Rulings On Courts
The United States Supreme Court has granted certiorari to a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) case that could fundamentally shape the interpretation of one of the most litigated statutes in America.
United States
21 Nov 2018
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Expanding Authority: How The Virginia Attorney General Has Used The Virginia Consumer Protection Act To Augment Its Reach
The Virginia Consumer Protection Act (VCPA), Virginia Code § 59.1-196 et seq., represents the Virginia General Assembly's effort to enact a sweeping and potent remedial tool to protect consumers ...
United States
17 Sep 2018
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Kathy Who? Permanent Director Of The CFPB Nominated By President Trump
President Donald Trump announced this morning that he plans to nominate Kathy Kraninger, associate director of the Office of Management and Budget ("OMB"), to become the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB"), replacing Mick Mulvaney.
United States
22 Jun 2018
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CFPB Cracks Down On Collection Firm For Alleged Misrepresentation Of Attorney Involvement
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is continuing its pursuit of third-party collection law firms it believes misrepresent to consumers the level of attorney involvement in their collection practices.
United States
3 May 2017
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TCPA Defendant Settles Class Claims On Individual Basis Following Counterclaims For Harassment And Racketeering
BrandRep, the defendant in a Telephone Consumer Protection Act putative class action lawsuit pending in the United States District Court for the Central District of California...
United States
31 Mar 2017
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Virginia AG Reaches Settlement With Two Pawnbrokers Over Illegal Interest
On March 10, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring announced settlements with two Fredericksburg, Virginia pawnbrokers – Pawnking, LLC and All Star Pawn & Gold, LLC...
United States
23 Mar 2017
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CFPB Sues Law Firms For Debt Relief Fees Disguised As Bankruptcy Fees
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently sued three law firms in the United States District Court for the Central District of California for collecting advance fees from consumers seeking debt relief.
United States
15 Mar 2017
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CFPB Issues Monthly Complaint Snapshot On Credit Reporting
On February 28, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released its monthly snapshot highlighting consumer complaints about credit reporting. A copy of the CFPB's report can be found here.
United States
15 Mar 2017
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Ninth Circuit Affirms Summary Judgment In Favor Of Defendants In TCPA Text Messaging Case
The Ninth Circuit recently affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment in favor of the defendants in an action under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act regarding text messages about a gym membership.
United States
3 Mar 2017
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West Virginia Federal Court First Reconsiders, Then Restricts, Vicarious Liability For TCPA Claims In MDL
In the Monitronics MDL the plaintiffs did not contend that either UTC or Honeywell were directly liable under the TCPA.
United States
14 Feb 2017
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District Court Finds That "Complete And Up To Date" Requirement Of FCRA § 1681K Does Not Include An Accuracy Component
A consumer reporting agency complies with § 1681k(a)(2) of the Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA") if it "maintain[s] strict procedures designed to insure that whenever public record information...
United States
6 Jan 2017
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Arkansas AG Files Suit Against Credit Repair Organization
On December 20, Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge filed a consumer protection lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas against Florida-based Capital Credit...
United States
5 Jan 2017
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Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler Announces Resignation On Dec. 15, 2016, Signaling Potential Reform To The Telephone Consumer Protect Act (TCPA)
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said Thursday that he'll step down from his post on Jan. 20, 2017.
United States
4 Jan 2017
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More Than One Call Per Day Is Not Enough To Violate FDCPA; Consent Provided To Creditor Extends To Debt Collector Under TCPA
The United States District Court for the District of New Jersey recently held that a debt collector "could not reasonably be found to violate" the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act...
United States
4 Jan 2017
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Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler Announces Resignation On Dec. 15, 2016, Signaling Potential Reform To The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said Thursday that he'll step down from his post on Jan. 20, 2017.
United States
3 Jan 2017
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Insurer Denies Coverage In TCPA Class Action
As we previously reported, US Coachways entered into a $49.9 million Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action settlement.
United States
28 Dec 2016
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Medical Services Company To Pay $9.25M In TCPA Class Action Settlement
The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently granted final approval of a $9.25 million Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action against Advanced Care Scripts, Inc...
United States
28 Dec 2016
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District Court Wrestles With Interpretation Of Webpage In Background Check Disclosure Lawsuit
The Fair Credit Reporting Act requires that employers provide prospective applicants with a disclosure before obtaining a pre-employment background check from a consumer reporting agency.
United States
7 Dec 2016
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