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Airbnb Takes a Hit in San Francisco
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2016

Almost as quickly as non-traditional online services pop up and thrive, efforts to regulate them seem to appear. Uber has dealt with efforts across


Criticize the contractor? An arbitration award for defamation
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2015

Hell hath no fury like a homeowner scorned, particularly one with access to sophisticated IT professionals who will establish and optimize a website


Court Denies Preliminary Injunction in San Francisco Airbnb Case
  • Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC
  • USA
  • November 19 2016

Since 2015, San Francisco, California, has attempted to regulate the sharing economy by allowing short-term rentals under certain conditions. These


A response to the CFPB’s recent compliance bulletin on MSAs
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2015

On October 8, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) issued a Compliance Bulletin on RESPA Compliance and Marketing Services


CFPB Acts Against Three Reverse Mortgage Companies
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau entered into consent orders with three reverse mortgage companies alleging each committed deceptive


CFPB Consent Orders Serve as a Reminder to Mortgage Industry on Advertising Practices
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • December 28 2016

Articles A recent series of CFPB consent orders should remind the mortgage industry to carefully monitor its advertising practices. The MAP Rule


Made in the USA brand, LLC settles FTC action on deceptive certification claims
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2014

Made in the USA Brand, LLC recently agreed to discontinue advertising claims related to its "Made in the USA" seal after the Federal Trade Commission


CFPB as HUD: another Section 8 Consent Order displays CFPB’s RESPA approach
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • October 1 2014

In a recent Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act ("RESPA") enforcement action, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") negotiated a consent


The adventures of Sherlock Holmes: a warning against “disreputable” licence fees
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • USA
  • September 1 2014

Klinger, a Sherlock Holmes expert and co-editor of an anthology inspired by Sherlock Holmes, has been praised for performing a "public service" in


The State AG Report Weekly Update November 10, 2016
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • November 10 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) filed a lawsuit against B&B Pawnbrokers, Inc. over allegations that the company violated the Truth