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CFPB Watch for Auto Dealers
  • Hudson Cook LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it has rolled out a new website - you might want to check it out. The CFPB also announced a


Arbitration Provisions Mauled by Consumer Watchdog
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2016

Companies offering payment services or financial products to consumers are facing a proposed rule from the CFPB that would prohibit class action


7th Cir. Holds Customer Did Not Agree to Online Contract, Adopts ‘Reasonable Communicativeness’ Test
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently held that, under Illinois law, a website must provide a user reasonable notice that use of


Senators Take Steps to Ban Arbitration Clauses in Telecommunications Contracts
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2016

On Thursday, April 28, 2016, Senators Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) proposed legislation that would ban arbitration clauses


Class Actions Under New Jersey Warranty Law Threaten to Turn Terms-of-Service Boilerplate Into Big Potential Risks
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2016

Do your Terms of Service preclude litigants from claiming consequential damages or attorneys' fees? If new class action lawsuits in New Jersey are


Arbitration Clauses May Limit Exposure to TCCWNA Class Action Trend Targeting Online Sales in New Jersey
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

Any company that makes sales through the Internet to New Jersey consumers should be aware of a recent trend in consumer class actions based on New


Agreement to Arbitrate May Not Require a Written Contract
  • Commonsense Construction Law LLC
  • USA
  • April 18 2016

From two different courts in two different states on two very different claims come the same concept: an agreement to arbitrate may be binding even


Fourth Circuit Rules that Court, Not Arbitrator, Must Decide Whether Arbitration Agreement Allows Class Arbitration
  • McNair Attorneys
  • USA
  • April 7 2016

Last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, which hears federal appeals in South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, West


International Sales Contracts: Square Peg, Round Hole
  • Shumaker Loop & Kendrick
  • USA
  • April 5 2016

The purpose of a sales contract is to define the parties' obligations and to optimize outcome if a dispute arises. As such, a contract is a tool to


Contracts - Distribution - Consumer Law: Legal Watch
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, France, USA
  • March 30 2016

The order reforming the Law of Contracts, the General Scheme and the proof of obligations was published in the Official Journal of the French