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Navient Argues It Is Not Behind the Steering Wheel of Unfair or Abusive Servicing Practices
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 25 2019

Last week, Navient Corp., the nation’s largest student loan servicer, moved for summary judgment on two enforcement claims brought against it by the


Sixth Circuit Sheds Light on What Constitutes Ceasing Debt Collection Activities Under FDCPA
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2019

The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has issued an opinion that sheds light on whether foreclosure proceedings constitute debt


Pennsylvania Supreme Court Recognizes Common Law Duty to Safeguard Personal Data - Will Other Jurisdictions Do the Same?
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • December 13 2018

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that employers have a legal duty to use reasonable care to safeguard the sensitive personal information of


Not in the Spirit for Class Arbitration
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2018

On November 13, Spirit Airlines Inc. filed a petition for writ of certiorari asking the United States Supreme Court to resolve a Federal Circuit


Amendments to Reg CC Adopting Presumption of Check Alteration Go Into Effect on Jan. 1, 2019
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2018

As America’s check collection system continues to move away from being paper-based, the Federal Reserve Board is updating the liability provisions of


Only Half the Story: Material Distinctions Determine Dismissal of Claims Against Non-Residents Under Bristol-Myers
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2018

Last week, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida rejected a Defendant’s attempt to dismiss a proposed class action claiming Fair


Enforceability of Long-Term Leases Under Statute of Conveyances
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2018

A recent Virginia Supreme Court decision, The Game Place, L.L.C. v. Fredericksburg 35, LLC, 813 S.E.2d 312 (Va. 2018), highlights the long-standing


Torts and Contracts Don’t Mix: Supreme Court of Virginia Reaffirms Source of Duty Rule Barring Tort Suits from Breaches of Contractual Duties
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 3 2018

On December 14, the Supreme Court of Virginia reaffirmed in MCR Federal, LLC v. JB&A, Inc. that tort claims for actual and constructive fraud cannot


Congress Kills CFPB’s Arbitration Ban for Financial Services Companies, Returning Focus to State v. Federal Court Wars
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2017

On Tuesday, October 24, 2017, the Senate voted to nullify the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (“CFPB”) arbitration rule (the “Rule”) in a 51-50