Mondaq USA: Consumer Protection
Butler Snow LLP
In some design defect cases, the identity of the product decides the case. When a plaintiff seeks to prove there is a safer alternative design, the design must be for the same product
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Although final rules were published in December of 2018, July 1st marked the date that issuers (other than smaller reporting companies and emerging growth companies) must begin complying
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The FTC adoption of several rules that will require nationwide consumer reporting agencies ("CRAs") to provide a free electronic credit monitoring service to active-duty military consumers
Berman Fink Van Horn P.C.
Operating a GA business? Understand the Fair Business Practices Act
Berman Fink Van Horn P.C.
Let's discuss the consumer protection violations.
Hogan Lovells
Although in the past few weeks the U.S. Department of Education (ED) had encouraged institutions to prepare for additional compliance requirements related to gainful employment (GE) that were
Foley & Lardner
Businesses that communicate with consumers through telemarketing calls, text messages or faxes to residential telephone lines, cellular telephones, or fax machines, are likely familiar with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, 47 U.S.C. § 227 ("TCPA").
Thompson Coburn LLP
On July 1, 2019, the U.S. Department of Education published in the Federal Register a new Gainful Employment (GE) rule (the "2019 GE Rule").
Cooley LLP
The Department of Education released a final rule that rescinds the entirety of the Obama-era Gainful Employment Rule.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The United States comprises about 4% of the world's population – and houses about 22% of the world's prison population. The U.S. Department of Justice reports that each year approximately
Hogan Lovells
After granting institutions several extensions to comply with certain disclosure requirements of the U.S. Department of Education's (ED
Butler Snow LLP
The Supremacy Clause of the United States Constitution declares federal law to be the "supreme Law of the Land
Butler Snow LLP
Pro Te: Solutio returns for its second edition of 2019. As the year grinds on, our attorneys at Butler Snow are taking proactive and creative steps to confront and solve the issues that affect our areas of practice.
Cozen O'Connor
John Westercamp, a Republican, announced his candidacy for Indiana AG in 2020. Westercamp is an attorney in private practice in Indianapolis.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The FTC adopted several rules that will require nationwide consumer reporting agencies ("CRAs")
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA") bars consumer reporting agencies from reporting civil suits, civil judgments, records of arrest, and other "adverse items" more than seven years after they occur.
Hogan Lovells
On June 12, 2019, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register
BakerHostetler
Your basic trick is simple: Promise consumers "risk-free" samples, charge them a nominal shipping and handling fee of a few bucks,
BakerHostetler
Grubhub is an ambitious company. Founded in 2004, it had gobbled up its main competitor, Seamless, by 2013; it went public
BakerHostetler
In a story from about a month ago, we wrote that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) was ramping up its Consumer Review Fairness Act (CRFA) enforcement.
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Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
Jones Day
Data privacy- and security-related class actions appear to be on the rise, and effectively defending them requires the right mix of substantive and procedural knowledge.
Butler Snow LLP
Many state legislatures across the country have enacted statutory measures to limit the amount of compensatory and/or punitive damages recoverable ...
Foley Hoag LLP
The California Consumer Privacy Act ("CCPA") has been lauded as a "huge step forward" that could set a standard for other states
Cooley LLP
As 2019 kicks off, the Cooley antitrust group highlights 10 recent developments and trends corporate counsel should be aware of – from the US Supreme Court and lower courts, the DoJ and FTC ...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
On May 7, 2019, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued proposed rules ("Proposed Rules") under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and its authority under the Dodd-Frank Act
DLA Piper
On May 31, 2019, the District of Columbia Superior Court rejected Facebook's request to dismiss data privacy litigation brought by the District of Columbia Office of the Attorney General base
Cooley LLP
For your ease of reference, we reproduce here a formatted, hyperlinked copy of the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), current as of October 15, 2018.
Morrison Mahoney LLP
Businesses in the alternative lending space face unique cybersecurity challenges.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
May 31, 2019, was the deadline for the California Legislature to pass bills out of the chamber in which they were introduced.
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