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7th Cir. Rejects FDCPA Claims That Illinois Wage Garnishments Are Actions ‘Against Consumer’
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently held that a wage garnishment action under Illinois law is not a legal action “against a


The State AG Report Weekly Update August 11, 2016
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • August 11 2016

Vermont held their primary elections for AG on Tuesday, August 9. In the Democratic primary, Chittenden County State’s Attorney and 2014 AG candidate


A Guide to the Supreme Court’s Notable Decisions this Termand Cases to Watch Next Term
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2016

The Supreme Court's 2015-2016 Term will be remembered for the unexpected death of Justice Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016. Justice Scalia's


The State AG Report Weekly Update July 28, 2016
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

17 AGs and the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) filed two lawsuits in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to prevent Cigna


Philadelphia Restricts Employers’ Use of Credit History for Employment Purposes
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2016

Effective July 7, 2016, employers in Philadelphia are prohibited from procuring or using an applicant’s or employee’s credit history for employment


State AGs in the news
  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2014

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Mid-Year Report on Student Loan Complaints Reveals Reports of Auto-Default When Co-Signer Dies or Files


Compensation by formulaic rule or by director oversight?
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 27 2009

On October 22, 2009, the US Department of Treasury’s Office of Special Master for executive compensation of companies receiving TARP funds made public letters issued to seven companies (AIG, Citigroup, Bank of America, Chrysler, General Motors, GMAC, and Chrysler Financial), and the Board of Governance of the Federal Reserve issued proposed guidance on incentive compensation policies


2016 Summary of New Maine Laws: State of Maine 127th Legislature, 2nd Regular Session
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2016

The new laws highlighted in this summary are those most relevant to our clients and does not include all laws enacted this past session. This summary


CFPB’s message to employment background screening providers: a rose by any other middle name is probably the wrong person
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2015

On October 29, the CFPB took action against two of the country’s largest employment background screening report providers for violations of the FCRA


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