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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
Attorney Collecting Debt For A Debt Collector May Not Rely On Client's Validation Notice
A district court in the Seventh Circuit has denied a motion to dismiss filed by a collection attorney acting on behalf of a debt collector client.
United States
9 Dec 2016
Lawsuits Being Filed Against The FDA Regarding Deeming Regulations
In May through July several groups have filed lawsuits against the US Food and Drug Administration alleging that the deeming regulations that expand the regulation by FDA...
United States
22 Aug 2016
FTC Reverses ALJ, Finds That LabMD Violated Section 5 Of FTC Act
Reversing the findings of an Administrative Law Judge, the FTC has found that LabMD, Inc., a former provider of clinical laboratory testing services to physicians, violated Section 5 of the FTC Act by failing to maintain proper data security practices
United States
18 Aug 2016
Court Dismisses TCPA Claim Because Text Messaging App Does Not "Make" Calls
In Cour v. Life360, Inc., the United States District Court for the Northern District of California granted a defendant's motion to dismiss a claim under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, finding that the defendant's system for sending text messages did not constitute "making" a call under the statute
United States
9 Aug 2016
Toxic Tort Vapor Intrusion Case Highlights Difficulties In Class Action Certification
A recent Eight Circuit decision highlights the difficulties in obtaining class action status in toxic tort actions.
United States
17 Jun 2016
Supreme Court Deems Statistical Evidence Admissible In Class Action
In March, the Supreme Court, in a 6-2 decision, held in Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphekeo that the district court did not err in certifying and maintaining a class of employees who alleged violations...
United States
4 May 2016
2015 Revisions To The Federal Rules Of Civil Procedure Are Now In Effect: 5 Key Practice Pointers To Meeting The New Requirements
New amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure ("Rules") became effective on December 1st.
United States
7 Dec 2015
2015 Revisions To The Federal Rules Of Civil Procedure Effective Today: 5 Key Practice Pointers To Meeting The New Requirements
The revised Rules emphasize case management and proactive discovery by adding several mechanisms to front-load discovery decisions and emphasize proportionality in the discovery process.
United States
3 Dec 2015
Colorado’s Attorney General Is Busy Making Things "Rocky" For Certain Foreclosure Law Firms
As part of a recent investigation and clean-up of that state’s foreclosure industry, Colorado’s Attorney General John Suthers has filed two more lawsuits against in-state foreclosure law firms...
United States
12 Jan 2015
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