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Ward and Smith, P.A.
The Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce's Power Luncheon returns for August with North Carolina state superintendent Catherine Truitt.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On July 21, 2021, and in response to President Biden's Executive Order calling on the FTC to address repair restrictions, the FTC unanimously adopted the Right to Repair Policy Statement related to manufacturer and seller restrictions to product repairs.
Butler Snow LLP
In our last blog, we introduced you to the federal law known as the Dodd-Frank Act/UDAAP, which was enacted and is enforced to protect consumers of financial products...
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
With three nominations in the queue, the CPSC could be on the way to a Democrat majority. The Biden Administration recently completed its list of three nominees to serve as Chairman and Commissioners.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Yesterday, the FTC testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce, encouraging the Subcommittee to support proposed measures that would restore the FTC's ability to ...
Jenner & Block
Education Department Co-Chair Ishan K. Bhabha, who was recently recognized in Bloomberg Law's 40 Under 40 list, together with Erica Turret, have released an NACUANOTE titled Campus Bias Response Teams: Lessons from Litigation and Practical Guidance.
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
The members of the Nutmeg Board of Education typically take the months of July and August off, and they were thus surprised when Mrs. Superintendent informed them that they needed to come to an expulsion hearing.
Cullen and Dykman
As discussed in a previous Cullen and Dykman client alert, on March 8, 2021, President Biden issued the Executive Order on Guaranteeing an Educational Environment Free from Discrimination...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Wise Foods sells a variety of flavors of potato chips, including "cheddar & sour cream flavored" ones. By promoting its chips as being flavored with cheddar cheese and sour cream...
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Over the course of about a week, the CPSC, an agency that rarely litigates, flexed its litigation muscles not once, but twice, recently filing complaints against Amazon and Thyssenkrupp Access Corp., seeking to force both companies to conduct recalls
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In a recent installment of the dispute christened "the Case of the Stolen Ampersand" by Judge Furman, the S.D.N.Y dismissed Moshik Nadav Typography LLC's ("Nadav")...
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") protects consumers against the receipt of certain unsolicited telemarketing calls, faxes, and text messaging. Businesses that violate TCPA regulations...
Cozen O'Connor
The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") reached a settlement with septic tank cleaning products company Environmental Safety International, Inc...
Winston & Strawn LLP
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is working under aggressive statutory deadlines to assess chemicals commonly used by manufacturers across a range of industries.
Husch Blackwell LLP
The Iowa Court of Appeals recently affirmed summary judgment for both a premises owner and an installer of asbestos products pursuant to Iowa Code 686B.7(5) (2017)
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
On July 20, 2021, the Biden Administration announced new guidance for the implementation of the 2020 Title IX regulations on sexual harassment..
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti
Many parents of children receiving services in school find that their children suffer from school anxiety, school phobia, school avoidance, or school refusal.
Butler Snow LLP
The Dodd-Frank Act makes it illegal for any company which provides any financial products or services to consumers to engage in any acts or practices which are considered to be unfair, deceptive or abusive ("UDAAP").
Jenner & Block
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently released the latest version of its Supervisory Highlights report, which summarizes the findings of the Bureau's supervisory examinations in 2020.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On a few occasions in recent months we've recently commented on the over reliance on the self-regulatory system to protect consumers, particularly from misleading advertising. For example, we questioned whether the...
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