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Neiman case a harbinger for data breach cases? Not so fast
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • August 6 2015

Much has been said in the past couple weeks about the decision by Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of Remijas v. Neiman Marcus. Some have


Going to market - consumer law update
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 14 2015

The risks for organisations from breaching consumer law have increased significantly in the past 12 months, with increased penalties, new fair


CFPB & NYDFS file suit against two pension advance lenders over misleading consumers related to costs, risks associated to advance payments
  • BuckleySandler LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2015

On August 20, the CFPB, along with the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS), filed a joint complaint in federal court against two


Corporations are people under the FDCPA
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • July 30 2015

Last Thursday in Anarion Investments LLC v. Carrington Mort. Servs. LLC, the Sixth Circuit held that legal entities, as well as natural persons, may


Mortgage investor's alleged failure to be licensed could subject company to claims under debt collection statutes
  • Ballard Spahr LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2013

A federal court in Maryland recently declined to dismiss a borrower's claims that the owner of a mortgage loan operated as a debt collection agency


Appraisal claims dismissed due to custodial banks' technical acts
  • Morris James LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2015

Despite being a court of equity, there are certain instances where the Delaware Court of Chancery demands "strict compliance" with procedural


A word of caution to co-guarantors: do not assume you will be reimbursed for partial payments of a common liability
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2011

Suppose you are one of multiple individual owners of a company, and you all agreed to guarantee the company's loan from a bank


Dead hand proxy puts create litigation risk for lenders
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2015

In a noteworthy decision, the Delaware Court of Chancery ruled that a lender could be held liable for aiding and abetting a breach of fiduciary duty


Delaware Chancery Court holds investment bank liable for aiding and abetting exculpated director breach of fiduciary duties
  • Kaye Scholer LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 17 2014

A recent post-trial decision in In Re: Rural Metro Corporation held that a financial advisor was liable for aiding and abetting breaches of the duty


Business law update - Summer- 2015
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2015

While it may be true that the only things certain in life are death and taxes, knowing how to reduce your tax liability can certainly make paying