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Supreme Court Examines Limits of Cy Pres Disbursements in Class Action Lawsuits
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2018

On October 31, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Frank v. Gaos (No. 17-961), a case challenging the use and limits of cy pres deals in class


Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Prevent Mandatory Arbitration Provisions for Workers
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2018

Arbitration clauses are ubiquitous in consumer and employment contracts. Frustrated with that widespread use, on October 30, United States House of


CFPB Expects to Issue Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on FDCPA
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 23 2018

On October 17, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection issued its Fall Rulemaking Agenda. The CFPB releases regulatory agendas twice a year in


Michigan Enacts Ban-the-Box Policy for Public Employees Starting October 1
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2018

On October 1, the State of Michigan will join more than 150 cities and counties as well as over 32 states in enacting a ban-the-box policy that


Third Circuit Rejects Plaintiffs’ Disclosure-Based FCRA Class Claim on Spokeo Grounds
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2018

On September 10, the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Long v. Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority ruled that a group of


Eleventh Circuit: Availability of Class Arbitration Where Agreement is Silent is Question of Arbitrability for Court to Decide
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2018

On September 19, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion illustrating the importance of careful drafting of arbitration agreements


Employers and Consumer Reporting Agencies: Revise a Key FCRA Form NOW
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2018

News & Knowledge Jonathan Yee Employers and consumer reporting agencies beware: a change to a commonly used form required by the Fair Credit Reporting


ALERT for Employers and Consumer Reporting Agencies: Revise a key FCRA form NOW
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2018

Employers and consumer reporting agencies beware: a change to a key form required by the Fair Credit Reporting Act is effective September 21, 2018


Clarity On Overlapping Background Check Laws In California
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2018

On Aug. 20, 2018, the California Supreme Court issued its long-awaited order in Connor v. First Student Inc.


Democrat Senators Seek Amendment of FCRA, FDCPA for Medical Debts
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2018

On August 16, seven Democrat senators proposed a bill (S.3351, named the “Medical Debt Relief Act of 2018”) to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act and