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|Best Buy: First Appellate Decision Interpreting and Applying Halliburton II Rejects Class Certification Based Upon the Absence of “Front-End” Price Impact.|
Daniel J. Tyukody; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 15, 2016On April 12, 2016, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals in IBEW Local 98 Pension Fund v. Best Buy Co., Inc., et al., CV No. 14-3178, became the first appellate court to interpret and apply the Supreme Court’s decision in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., 134 S. Ct. 2398...
|New York’s Highest Court Rules No-Fault Insurers are Not Required to Pay a Facility Fee to Doctors’ Offices|
Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick, Anne C. Reddy, Francis J. Serbaroli; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 19, 2016In a recent decision, New York’s Court of Appeals, its highest court, has ruled that no-fault automobile insurers do not have to pay a facility fee for procedures performed in private physician offices. This GT Alert analyzes the decision and its implications.
|Third District Court Of Appeals Reverses Holding on Statute of Limitations for Florida Foreclosures: The Impact of Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, as Trustee v. Beauvais|
Laura Jessica Bassini, Kimberly A. Mello, Michele L. Stocker; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 18, 2016On April 13, 2016, Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal (Third District) issued its en banc opinion in Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, as Indenture Trustee for American Home Mortgage Investment Trust 2006-2 v. Beauvais, &under;&under; So. 3d &under;&under;, No. 3D14-575 (Fla. 3d DCA...
|Fintech—Moving Toward a Regulatory Framework, The OCC Whitepaper on Responsible Innovation|
Anna Gryska, Norman R. Miller; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
May 3, 2016, previously published on April 18, 2016On March 31, 2016, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (the OCC) released a whitepaper addressing responsible innovation in the federal banking system, particularly as it relates to financial technology, or “fintech” for short. The report does not discuss any specific...
|The Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act: The Importance Of A Proper Response For A Residential Lender Or Mortgage Servicer Responding To A Borrower’s ‘Chapter 93’ Demand Letter|
James P. Ponsetto, David G. Thomas; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
May 3, 2016, previously published on April 18, 2016The Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act (Gen. Law Ch. 93A) affords consumers - including residential borrowers - a private right of action to seek injunctive relief and damages caused by unfair or deceptive acts and practices. A lender or servicer liable under Chapter 93A is exposed to (i) actual...
|WP29: Thumbs Down to Draft EU-US Privacy Shield|
Françoise Gilbert; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
April 28, 2016, previously published on April 14, 2016In a 58-page opinion published April 13, 2016, the influential European Union Article 29 Working Party (WP29), which includes representatives of the data protection authorities of the 28 EU Member States, expressed significant concerns with respect to the terms of the proposed EU-US Privacy Shield...
|Rising Salary Levels Governing Fair Labor Standards Act’s ‘White Collar’ Exemptions May Lift Union Votes|
Joseph Z. Fleming; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
April 26, 2016, previously published on April 12, 2016Since March 14, 2016, when the Department of Labor (DOL) transmitted its final rule to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) increasing the salary required to qualify for the “white collar” overtime exemptions under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), employers have been encouraged...
|Renewed European Trademark Regulation Entered Into Effect|
Radboud Ribbert; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
April 26, 2016, previously published on April 11, 2016In December 2015 the European Parliament approved the proposal of the European Commission to introduce a ‘Trademark Reform Package’ (Reform Package). This Reform Package aims to make European Trademark law more efficient, user friendly, and lower in cost. The Reform Package contains a...
|OSHA Continues to Make Changes to Its Enforcement Procedures for Reporting Requirements|
Adam Roseman; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
April 18, 2016, previously published on April 7, 2016Hey employer, remember that workplace injury that you reported to OSHA a few months ago? You remember, right? The one where after you gave OSHA information about the workplace injury, like the root cause of the incident, and a few days later OSHA informed you that it considered the matter...
|Nevada Real Property Tax Caps In The Cross-Hairs For The 2017 Legislative Session|
Jonathan P. Leleu; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
April 18, 2016, previously published on April 5, 2016America’s construction “boom” during the previous decade was particularly dramatic in Nevada, where property values skyrocketed, in some instances, several hundred percent. The escalation in assessed property value resulted in a corresponding increase in property taxes, which...