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What Impact Will the New Trump Administration Have on State Attorney General Activity?
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • January 10 2017

Some state Attorneys General are already expressing their intention to challenge the new Trump Administration ("Administration") as it moves to


The Class Action Chronicle
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2017

This edition focuses on the rulings issued between August 15, 2016, and November 15, 2016, and begins with an article


Allegedly Time-Barred Foreclosures Do Not Form Basis for FDCPAFCCPA Lawsuits Outside Bankruptcy Context
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2017

In an order issued today, Judge Dalton of the Middle District of Florida held that in a non-bankruptcy context, allegations that collection of a


Call Volume Alone Does Not Necessitate a Violation of the FDCPA
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2017

A decision from a New Jersey district court serves as a reminder that call volume alone will not support a violation of the FDCPA.In Chisholm v. Afni


Passive Debt Buyer May Delegate Dispute Communications to Third Party
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

A New York District Court recently addressed the issue of whether the FDCPA requires passive debt buyers to personally register disputes or whether


Recent Cases Restrict Issuers' Ability to Avoid Paying Premiums
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

Indentures governing high yield and investment grade notes typically provide for a make-whole or other premium to be paid if the issuer redeems the


Business Finance and Restructuring - Looking ahead to 2017
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 20 2016

The Insolvency Service is reviewing responses to its consultation on significant reforms designed to improve the restructuring tools available to


Spokeo’s Impact (So Far) on FDCPA Claims
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • November 3 2016

Last week, Dykema’s Consumer Financial Services Law Blog discussed in detail the Supreme Court’s decision in Spokeo v. Robins, 136 S. Ct. 1540 (2016


Fourth Circuit Rules FDCPA Does Not Apply to Consumer Finance Company Collecting Debt on Its Own Behalf, Even if It Acquired the Debt After Default
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2016

Reed Smith secured a precedential victory in the Fourth Circuit for client Santander Consumer USA Inc., holding that the Fair Debt Collection


State Credit Card Surcharge Laws (Finally) Before Supreme Court
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to consider the validity of state credit card surcharge laws, granting certiorari in a case from the Second Circuit