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Supreme Court Summarily Affirms Judgment of Ninth Circuit Decision on Pivotal Case Related to Tribal Treaty Fishing Rights
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2018

On June 11, 2018, the Supreme Court summarily affirmed the Ninth Circuit’s opinion in United States v. Washington through a 4-4 split, with Justice


Ninth Circuit Rules CRA Cannot be Held Liable Under FCRA for Customer’s Misuse of Information
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2018

On May 29, the Ninth Circuit ruled that an end-user’s misuse of reported information does not render a credit reporting agency’s report inaccurate for


Third Circuit Rejects Application of Discovery Rule to Alleged FDCPA Violations
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2018

On May 15, an en banc panel of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision finding the statute of limitations for an alleged violation of the


Recent Developments in Pay Equity: Real Reactions, Not Just Headlines
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2018

Pay equity is a hot topic - and not just in employment and HR circles. Both inside and outside of the courts, the issue has gained national attention


U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Class Action Waivers in Employment Contracts, Adding to its Decisions Consistently Enforcing Arbitration Provisions
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2018

On May 21, the U.S. Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision penned by Justice Neil Gorsuch, held that employers can include a clause in their employment


Ninth Circuit Rejects Flat-Rating Claims in FDCPA Class Action
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2018

In Echlin v. PeaceHealth, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that a debt collection agency meaningfully participated in collection


OCC Backs Request for Rehearing Seeking En Banc Review of Ninth Circuit Decision Denying NBA Preemption
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2018

On April 23, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Bank added its support to Bank of America's efforts to convince the Ninth Circuit to review


Ninth Circuit Rules District Attorney Can Retain Private Counsel to Pursue Civil Penalty Claims
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • March 20 2018

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that an agreement between a district attorney and private law firms to litigate actions in the name


Ninth Circuit Sides with Taxi Defendants in FACTA Class Action, Citing Spokeo
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2018

On March 9, the Ninth Circuit affirmed dismissal of a putative FACTA class action on Article III standing grounds, citing the requirement of a


Ninth Circuit Relies on Spokeo to Affirm Dismissal of FACTA Suit
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2018

On February 21, the Ninth Circuit affirmed a district court’s dismissal of an action brought under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act