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HTMLCFTC Releases Swap Dealer De Minimis Report
Sohair A. Aguirre, Athena Yvonne Eastwood, Jonathan H. Flynn, Andrew M. Greenberg, Neal E. Kumar; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 30, 2015, previously published on November 20, 2015
CFTC Staff’s Preliminary Report on whether to modify the swap dealer de minimis threshold highlights the difficulty in identifying swap dealing activity and problems with swap data reporting

 

HTMLRedlining and the Joint Action by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Department of Justice against Hudson City Savings Bank
Brooks F. Bossong; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2015, previously published on November 12, 2015
In this post, we’re going to examine the subject of redlining in the context of residential mortgage loans. We’re then going to turn our attention to the recent joint action by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) and the Department of Justice...

 

HTMLThe Future of Mandatory Consumer Arbitration Clauses
Antonio F. Dias, Lisa M. Ledbetter, Sanjay Narayan; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2015, previously published on November 2015
Arbitration as a means of dispute resolution is intended to help consumers and businesses save time and money and achieve fair results when compared to traditional litigation. Millions of contracts for consumer financial products and services have a pre-dispute arbitration clause ("arbitration...

 

HTMLFDA Requests Input on Use of the Term “Natural” for Foods
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
November 18, 2015, previously published on November 11, 2015
On November 12, 2015, FDA is scheduled to publish a notice in the Federal Register announcing a request for public comments on the use of the term “natural” in food labeling. As the Agency points out, it has been under pressure in recent years from many stakeholders to develop a...

 

HTMLConsumer Loan Agreements Regulation Entered Into Force
Alper Uzun; Erdem Erdem Law Office;
Legal Alert/Article
November 6, 2015, previously published on June 5, 2015
The Consumer Loan Agreements Regulation (“Regulation”) that was prepared to regulate various issues set forth by the Law on Consumer Protection numbered 6502, and which will determine the principles and procedures regarding consumer loan agreements, was published in the Official Gazette...

 

HTMLCPSC & DOJ Stop Two Companies from Future Importation of Children’s Products with Far-Reaching Consent Decrees
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 22, 2015, previously published on October 8, 2015
Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”)—at the behest of the CPSC—filed suit in California federal court against two companies and three individuals for importing products that violate the Federal Hazardous Substances Act (“FHSA”) and Consumer...

 

HTMLCFPB Takes First Step Toward Banning Arbitration Agreements in Consumer Contracts
Jennifer Monty Rieker; Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., L.P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 22, 2015, previously published on October 7, 2015
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced today that it is proposing rules which would limit arbitration clauses in consumer contracts such as credit card agreements, private student loans, and payday loans, among others. The CFPB is publishing an outline of the proposals under...

 

HTMLClass Actions in the Balance: U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument in ‘Pick-Off’ Case
Jeffrey W. Brecher; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 22, 2015, previously published on October 15, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Campbell-Ewald Company v. Gomez, No. 14-857, a case that could significantly affect the viability of class action litigation, particularly wage and hour class actions, though the case pending before the Court arises under the Telephone Consumer...

 

HTMLLegislative Action to Remove Microbeads from Personal Care Products Intensifies
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 15, 2015, previously published on September 11, 2015
The International Campaign Against Microbeads in Cosmetics is most likely celebrating this week, following the California State Legislature’s passage of a bill that would prohibit the use of plastic microbeads in personal care products after January 1, 2020. The bill, AB 888, now heads to...

 

Adobe PDFInjury Victims Gouged for Requesting Medical Records
Michael A. D'Amico, Brendan J. Faulkner; D'Amico, Griffin & Pettinicchi, L.L.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 14, 2015, previously published on September 4, 2015
Injury Victims Gouged for Requesting Medical Records. Laws Have Not Been Updated to Account for Switch to Digital files

 


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