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New York Appellate Court Strikes Down Class Action Waivers
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2017

As our loyal readers are well aware, the U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral argument in its Fall 2017 term regarding the enforceability of


CFPB Publishes Final Arbitration Rule in Federal Register
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

A mere nine days after releasing its Final Rule regarding arbitration to the public, the CFPB has published the Final Rule in the Federal Register


Jones Day’s Review of Business-Related Cases in the Supreme Court’s October Term 2016
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

During what many have labeled a "quiet Term," the U.S. Supreme Court, working with only eight justices for most of the session, still delivered at


CFPB announces final Arbitration Agreements Rule: what it prohibits, what it requires, and what's next
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has today published its final Arbitration Agreements Rule (10 CFR 1040, et seq.), prohibiting


Bankruptcy Court Denies Creditors Request for Relief from Automatic Stay to Arbitrate its Claims and Effectuate Setoff and Recoupment Rights
  • Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

One of the primary reasons that most debtors seek bankruptcy relief is the automatic stay, which prevents creditors from pursuing collection efforts


CFPB Proposed Rule on Consumer Finance Arbitration
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

On May 5, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) presented for public comment its proposed rule prohibiting the use of mandatory


New CFPB Rule Limiting Arbitration Clauses Faces Possible Congressional Veto
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2017

The enforceability of arbitration clauses in financial contracts took a hit from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (the “CFPB”) this week, but


Revisiting the Enforceability of Class Action Waivers in Consumer Financial Contracts
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2017

On July 19, 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) published the final Arbitration Agreements Rule (the rule) that would impact the


The CFPB Issues Final Arbitration Rule Amid Uncertainty and Controversy: Will Its Gamble Pay Off?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • July 17 2017

On July 10, 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued its final rule precluding class action waivers in arbitration agreements in


The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Summer Gift to Plaintiff’s Counsel
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2017

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a final rule that exposes financial services companies to increased litigation by