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Circuit Split: Should Subjective Intent Preclude a Finding of Civil Contempt in a Discharge Injunction Violation Case?
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2018

Does a creditor’s good-faith belief that a discharge injunction does not apply to its debt preclude a finding of civil contempt? Due to a circuit


DOJ Offers Hope to Sites Facing ADA Litigation
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2018

In July 2010, the DOJ issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to issue regulations under Title III of the ADA


How to Compel Arbitration When Litigation Is Commenced in State Court
  • Mintz
  • USA
  • November 29 2018

In a previous post, we addressed what may happen when a defendant in federal litigation seeks to compel arbitration under Ch. 1 of the Federal


Supreme Court To Address False Claims Act Statute of Limitations
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • November 28 2018

The False Claims Act’s statute of limitations is, easily, the most confusing portion of the False Claims Act. On November 16, the Supreme Court


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


SOL for Who? Supreme Court Agrees To Review Deepening Disagreement on FCA’s Statute of Limitations Tolling Provision
  • Crowell & Moring LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2018

On Friday, November 16, 2018, the Supreme Court granted a petition for a writ of certiorari to address a widening circuit split over the applicability


Eleventh Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Consumer’s FDCPA Claim for Failing to State a Plausible Claim for Relief
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2018

In a recent decision, the Eleventh Circuit affirmed the Middle District of Alabama’s dismissal of a consumer’s claim under 1692g of the Fair Debt


Closely Watched Credit Card Surcharge Litigation Back in Second Circuit for Constitutional Review
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2018

Some merchants prefer their customers to pay for their purchases with cash so they can avoid transaction fees associated with credit card purchases


Eleventh Circuit Holds Consumers Are Bound by Arbitration Provision Appearing on Product Wrapper
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2018

The Eleventh Circuit recently held that consumers were properly compelled to arbitration, and a putative class action was properly dismissed based on


11th Circuit Finds Homeowners Bound By “Shinglewrap” Arbitration Agreement, Shuts Down Class Action
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2018

In an opinion that coins new terms and uses the insouciant tone of a blogger, the 11th Circuit just shut down a putative class action brought by