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Ninth Circuit: California Surcharge Law Unconstitutional
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has jumped into the fray over state surcharge laws, holding that California's statute banning


TCPA Vicarious Liability Limited by Ninth Circuit in Texting Class Action
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2018

In the high-risk Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) arena, the Ninth Circuit recently offered some respite. On January 10, 2018, the Ninth


U.S. Courts Of Appeals For The Eighth And Ninth Circuits Each Rules That SLUSA Precludes Alleged Violations Of State Laws Based On Breach Of Duty Of Best Execution
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2018

On December 29, 2017 and January 9, 2018, respectively, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the United States Court of


Should Your Consumer Arbitration Clause Be Broader?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2018

After a Central District of California Judge dismissed a consumer’s Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) case on a Motion to Compel Arbitration


9th Cir. Rejects Attempt to Hold Lenders Liable for Promoter’s Alleged TCPA Violations
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently affirmed a trial court's judgment in favor of several lender defendants in a putative TCPA


Ninth Circuit Validates Value of Government-Action Bar Against Parasitic Qui Tam Suits
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2018

In a matter of first impression, the Ninth Circuit recently interpreted the “government-action bar,” one of the defenses to a parasitic False Claims


Ninth Circuit Holds Utilities Are Ineligible for RTO Membership Adder When Membership Is Involuntary
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2018

On January 8, 2018, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (“Ninth Circuit”) ruled that FERC acted arbitrarily and capriciously in approving


Ninth Circuit Grants Petition for Writ of Mandamus and Orders EPA to Promptly Begin a Rulemaking to Reduce the Risk of Lead Paint Poisoning
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • January 12 2018

On December 27, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit granted a petition seeking a writ of mandamus to compel the Environmental


Ninth Circuit: payday lenders not vicariously liable under TCPA for text messages
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2018

On January 10, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed that three payday lenders and two marketing companies (together, the


Gilead’s Petition for Review of Ninth Circuit FCA Ruling
  • Mayer Brown
  • USA
  • January 12 2018

On December 26, 2017, defendant Gilead Sciences Inc. filed a petition for certiorari (case number 17-936), requesting the Supreme Court to review a