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Data Privacy and Security: A Practical Guide for In-House Counsel
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Global, USA
  • February 1 2017

Five years ago few legal departments were concerned with - let alone focused on - data privacy

CFPB Issues Pay-by-Phone Guidance with Far-Reaching Implications
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2017

On July 31, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a public bulletin intended to provide guidance to covered persons and service

Third Circuit Serves Up Double Fault in FDCPA, TCPA Decision
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2017

A recent decision from the Third Circuit Court of Appeals examines both the provision of consent under the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act

Taking a security interest in a closely held business
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

If a loan or extension of credit requires collateral, banks prefer collateral that is readily marketable rather than taking a security interest in a closely-held business

SCOTUS Limits Reach of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2017

In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court narrowly interpreted “debt collector” under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to exclude debt

Consumer Financial Data Aggregation & the Potential for Regulatory Intervention
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 7 2017

A confluence of regulatory activity and policy debates seems to be laying the groundwork for future regulation of consumer financial data aggregation

Fifth Circuit Affirms Debt Collector’s Duty to Report Disputed Debt
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2017

A recent opinion from the Fifth Circuit should serve as a reminder to debt collectors that their duties as to disputed debts are not governed solely

U.S. Government: Corporations Can Be Sued Under Alien Tort Statute For Violations of International Law
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • USA
  • July 13 2017

Can a corporation be held liable in the United States under the Alien Tort Statute (ATS) for violations of international law? That is the question

Judge Pauley Pierces the Veil
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • June 26 2017

Judge Pauley’s opinion in LiquidX v. Brooklawn Capital, LLC is a good example of a company paying a steep price for trying to outwit its creditors

A word of caution to co-guarantors: do not assume you will be reimbursed for partial payments of a common liability
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2011

Suppose you are one of multiple individual owners of a company, and you all agreed to guarantee the company's loan from a bank