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Bankruptcy Court Denies Creditors Request for Relief from Automatic Stay to Arbitrate its Claims and Effectuate Setoff and Recoupment Rights

USA - July 19 2017 One of the primary reasons that most debtors seek bankruptcy relief is the automatic stay, which prevents creditors from pursuing collection efforts

Supreme Court Holds that a Debt Buyer is not the Same Thing as a Debt Collector under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

USA - July 6 2017 On June 12, 2017, the Supreme Court decided Henson v. Santander Consumer USA Inc., No. 16-349, a case that considered the issue of whether a party

Michigan Health Care Providers May Now Prescribe Controlled Substances via Telemedicine

USA - June 27 2017 Governor Snyder recently signed into law Public Act 22 (Senate Bill 213), which revises the 2016 telehealth bill to clarify that health professionals

What do I do if I receive a Notice of Deficiency from the IRS?

USA - September 30 2015 What should you do when the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) notifies you that you owe additional taxes? The most important thing to know is that you

Chapter 13 Trustee Must Return Funds to Debtor Following Dismissal of Case

USA - July 5 2016 What happens to funds held by a Chapter 13 trustee (the “Trustee”) in the event that a Chapter 13 debtor dismisses her case voluntarily? That’s the

Bankruptcy Court Denies Creditors Request for Relief from Automatic Stay to Arbitrate its Claims and Effectuate Setoff and Recoupment Rights

USA - July 19 2017 One of the primary reasons that most debtors seek bankruptcy relief is the automatic stay, which prevents creditors from pursuing collection efforts

Supreme Court Strikes Down Provision of Lanham Act That Barred Registration of Disparaging Trademarks

USA - July 19 2017 The United States Supreme Court recently struck down a provision of the Lanham Act that denies registration of disparaging trademarks. In Matal v. Tam

Top Health Care Trends in 2017-Part 1: Pricing and Reimbursement

USA - July 7 2017 For the past decade, health care has remained one of the most tumultuous and dynamic industries; uncertainty, along with opportunity, are likely to

Supreme Court Holds that a Debt Buyer is not the Same Thing as a Debt Collector under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

USA - July 6 2017 On June 12, 2017, the Supreme Court decided Henson v. Santander Consumer USA Inc., No. 16-349, a case that considered the issue of whether a party

Fiduciary Rule: More Changes Being Considered

USA - July 6 2017 The United States Department of Labor (the "DOL") published a request for comment in the Federal Register on July 6 with respect to its often