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By Alexandra Laks, Claudia Vetesi
Yesterday, on June 12, 2017, the Supreme Court issued its decision in Microsoft Corp. v. Baker et al., a closely watched case in the class action world, and one on which we previously reported here.
By Oliver Ireland, Anna Pinedo
As required by the President's Executive Order 13772 setting forth the core principles that should be taken into account in connection with the regulation of the U.S. financial system, ...
By Filipp Kofman, William Schuerman
These two decisions are expected to put a damper on the wave of class action suits being pursued in New Jersey federal court against e-commerce companies for technical violations of the TCCWNA.
By Cynthia Akatugba, Susan Borschel
In May, the Government Accountability Office ("GAO") and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims ("COFC") published a number of decisions, many of which can be categorized as "back-to-basics" decisions
By Jeremy Mandell, Obrea Poindexter
On June 8, 2017, the CFPB held a Consumer Advisory Board meeting, at which CFPB Director Richard Cordray discussed deferred-interest products.
By Luis Hoyos
Introduction. On May 22, 2017, plaintiff Jessica Gomez filed an opposition on behalf of a putative class of consumers urging a federal district court judge not to dismiss her lawsuit against Jelly Belly Co.
By Scott Lesmes
On June 1, 2017, the Public Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) adopted Auditing Standard No. 3101...
By Anna Pinedo
Below, a continuation of our bibliography of thought-provoking articles on issues related to right-sizing regulation, staying private versus going public, and related topics:
By Oliver Ireland, Barbara Mendelson, Nathan Taylor, Jeremy Mandell, Calvin Funk
The FAQs also confirm the 2013 Bulletin definition of "critical activities" and the OCC's expectation that banks have more comprehensive and rigorous management of third-party relationships...
By Carlos E. Juarez
On June 8, 2017, the House passed H.R. 10, the Financial "CHOICE" Act with a vote of 233 to 186.
By James Tucker
In contracts – and especially in government contracts, where one is expected to "turn square corners" – we often analyze breach of contract in light of the jots and tittles of a contract's express...
By John Delaney, Aaron Rubin
One year since agreeing with the European Commission to remove hate speech within 24 hours of receiving a complaint about it, Facebook, Microsoft...
By Obrea Poindexter, Oliver Ireland, Jiang Liu, Barbara Mendelson, Marc-Alain Galeazzi, Mark Sobin, Henry Fields, Meghan Dwyer
On June 8, 2017, the Financial CHOICE Act of 2017 (the "CHOICE Act") was passed on a party line vote by the U.S. House of Representatives.
By Alistair Maughan, Mercedes Samavi
The EU has published a review of its vaunted Digital Single Market strategy, mid-way through the current five-year term of the European Commission.
By Christopher Carr, Robert Fleishman, Ali Zaidi
Last week, President Trump made a public decision to take action on the Paris Agreement on climate change.
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