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To Boycott, or Not? How Business Owners Should React
  • Payne & Fears LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

From Fox News to United Airlines to the “Trump Effect,” consumer boycotts are trending. But when do boycotts actually work, and how should business


Court Dismisses Peeling Paint Class Action Against Hyundai, But Grants Third Opportunity to Amend
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

On April 13, 2017, United States District Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell for the Central District of California granted a motion to dismiss a class


$3M Penalty for Credit Reporting Agency in CFPB Action
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

A major credit bureau and its subsidiaries will pay a civil penalty of $3 million, accurately represent how the credit scores it markets to consumers


Dietary Supplement & Cosmetics Legal Bulletin: March 2017
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2017

FDA Warning Letters on the Rise. Nearly 30 warning letters were issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding


FTC Reaches Settlement of More Than $3.6 Million with California-Based Auto Dealership Groups
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • March 17 2017

On March 14, the FTC announced that it reached a settlement with a Los-Angeles-based auto dealership group over charges that the group engaged in


Let’s Review Some Tricky Commercial Co-Venture Issues
  • Verrill Dana LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2017

From a quick Google search I see articles citing “at least 22” states have commercial co-venture laws; “over 30 states have laws governing commercial


You Can’t Stifle Consumer Reviews: Complying with the Consumer Review Fairness Act
  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2017

As of March 14, 2017, the recently enacted Consumer Review Fairness Act (the “Act”)1 will prohibit “gag clauses” - contract provisions that prohibit


Can Water Win a Lawsuit?
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2017

Two plaintiffs recently filed a complaint in federal court in the Northern District of California against the Craft Brew Alliance (“Craft Brew”


The Next Wave of Class Action Lawsuits Against Fashion Retailers: Excess Shipping and Handling Fees
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2017

Based on recent federal court filings in the Central District of California, it appears that plaintiff lawyers have found a new way to threaten


Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2017

This past week, several consumer actions made headlines that affect the retail industry. FTC Issues Business Guidance under Consumer Review Fairness