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Consumer reporting companies settle with FTC over allegations they violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 23 2014

Two companies in the business of selling consumer public record information (as permitted under the Fair Credit Reporting Act FCRA), Instant

New Jersey District Court affirms FTC’s enforcement authority over data security practices, Wyndham case proceeds

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 17 2014

A New Jersey District Court recently upheld the Federal Trade Commission's authority to bring enforcement actions alleging that a company has failed

The recent ruling confirming the FTC’s authority to sue companies for cybersecurity failures: why this matters to the financial services industry

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 16 2014

For more than a decade, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has investigated companies for maintaining what the FTC believes are unreasonable data

Federal court dismisses ZIP code class action under D.C. law

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 14 2014

Judge Beryl Howell of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has held that two District of Columbia consumer protection statutes do not

District Court finds store ZIP code requests comply with D.C. laws

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 3 2014

The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia recently dismissed a consumer complaint that two clothing stores, Urban Outfitters Inc. and

Collecting 'personal identification information' during credit card transactions - latest developments

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 28 2014

In March 2013, we published a GT Alert concerning the then latest wave of class action litigation arising under the Massachusetts Consumer Protection

Class dismissed: ZIP code collection lawsuit in D.C.

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2014

A District of Columbia federal court recently dismissed a putative class action brought against two retailers for collecting customers' ZIP codes in

Beyond real estate: publicly traded homebuilders (and other public companies) must be aware of cybersecurity and data breach disclosure requirements applicable to SEC filings

  • Snell & Wilmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 14 2014

Generally speaking, publicly traded homebuilders and other public companies must disclose material information in their SEC filings. "Information is

Wyoming Supreme Court remands fracking chemical disclosure case to district court for reconsideration

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

On March 12, 2014, the Wyoming Supreme Court issued a highly anticipated ruling in a case concerning the scope of trade secret protection available

Settlement on the horizon in Massachusetts ZIP code litigation

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2014

A recent proposed settlement in Massachusetts may signal readiness on the part of retailers to end so-called "ZIP code" litigation. In 2011