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Lanham ActDisparaging Trademarks
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

The Lanham Act provides that no trademark shall be refused registration on account of its nature unless, as relevant here, it “consists of matter


Administrative Enforcement ActionsJudicial Review of Subpoenas
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

When the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission investigates an employer, the Commission has the statutory authority to subpoena any evidence


Due ProcessCivil Sanctions
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

Federal courts possess the inherent authority to sanction parties for misconduct. Such sanctions can be compensatory or punitive, but punitive


First AmendmentCommercial Speech
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

When merchants accept payments by credit card, they incur processing fees that they would not incur in a cash transaction. As a result, some


Sovereign ImmunityEmployees of an Indian Tribe
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

Indian tribes possess some of the attributes of Sovereignty, including sovereign immunity. In this case, an employee of an Indian tribe was sued in


Servicing With a Smile Comes at a CostWhat Servicers Should Know About the CFPB’s New Servicing Rule
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2016

On August 4, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“Bureau”) issued a comprehensive 900-page final rule (“2016 Mortgage Servicing Rule” or


New Military Lending Act Regulations Effective October 3, 2016
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2016

New regulations under the federal Military Lending Act (“MLA”) that become effective next week will prohibit consumer loans to covered US Service


New Regulations Impose 36 Percent APR Limit on Loans to US Service Members
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2016

By October 3, 2016, US financial institutions must comply with the final rule issued by the US Department of Defense (“Department”) in July 2015


Fund Finance Market Review - Fall 2016
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 26 2016

Fund Financings continued positive growth and strong credit performance as an asset class through Q2 2016. Capital call subscription credit


US Senate Holds Hearing on IANA Stewardship Transition and Its Impact on “Internet Freedom”
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Global, USA
  • September 23 2016

On September 14, 2016, the US Senate Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts (the