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Statutory dispute of debt not required to file FDCPA lawsuit

  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • August 6 2014

In McLaughlin, the Third Circuit held that before filing a lawsuit for an alleged violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA"), a

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

West Virginia AG Patrick Morrisey settled antitrust allegations with GE Funding Capital Market Services, Trinity Plus Funding Co. LLC, and Trinity

Third-party claims under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

  • Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 12 2014

A recent decision from the Seventh Circuit reminds creditors, including banks, that the provisions of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (the

Retailer associations seek interchange fee antitrust settlement reversal

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 9 2014

The National Retail Federation (NRF) and the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) recently submitted briefs to the Second Circuit Court to

Retailer fights back against $13.3 million in PCI data breach fines

  • Governo Law Firm LLC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 4 2013

A global retailer's recent lawsuit is the first to challenge fines assessed by credit card companies under the Payment Card Industry Data Security

FDIC v. Loudermilk, et al.Georgia’s business judgment rule (and its limitations)

  • King & Spalding LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 18 2014

On July 11, 2014, the Georgia Supreme Court issued its highly-anticipated decision in FDIC v. Loudermilk,1 addressing squarely the extent to which

Seventh Circuit agrees with CFPB and FTC in FDCPA time-barred debt collection case

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 19 2014

On March 11, 2014, the Seventh Circuit reversed the trial court's dismissals of two Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) actions that

Taking a security interest in a closely held business

  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 1 2012

If a loan or extension of credit requires collateral, banks prefer collateral that is readily marketable rather than taking a security interest in a closely-held business

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 19 2014

Apple Inc. has agreed to settle the antitrust class action lawsuit brought by 33 AGs and consumers alleging that it conspired with publishers to fix

Class action defense cases - Pineda v. Williams-Sonoma: California Supreme Court holds ZIP codes constitute “personal identifiable information” within meaning of California’s Song-Beverly Act

  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 24 2011

Plaintiff filed a putative class action against retailer Williams-Sonoma alleging that it violated California's Song-Beverly Credit Card Act of 1971 (one of the State's consumer protection statutes) by asking her for her ZIP code at the time of her purchase