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Husch Blackwell LLP
The Iowa Court of Appeals recently affirmed summary judgment for both a premises owner and an installer of asbestos products pursuant to Iowa Code 686B.7(5) (2017)
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
On July 20, 2021, the Biden Administration announced new guidance for the implementation of the 2020 Title IX regulations on sexual harassment..
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti
Many parents of children receiving services in school find that their children suffer from school anxiety, school phobia, school avoidance, or school refusal.
Butler Snow LLP
The Dodd-Frank Act makes it illegal for any company which provides any financial products or services to consumers to engage in any acts or practices which are considered to be unfair, deceptive or abusive ("UDAAP").
Jenner & Block
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently released the latest version of its Supervisory Highlights report, which summarizes the findings of the Bureau's supervisory examinations in 2020.
Thompson Coburn LLP
When app-based food delivery services (like DoorDash or Grubhub) compete with restaurants, the competition can get "spicy." Restaurants want to deliver high quality hot, fresh food that tastes good.
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
On July 20, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2668, the Consumer Protection and Recovery Act, to clarify the Federal Trade Commission's enforcement authority under Section 13(b) of the FTC Act. H.R. 2668...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The Federal Trade Commission announced that it reached an $18 million settlement with online lender Lending Club Corporation, resolving allegations that the company deceived consumers...
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Florida recently enacted a bill that updates the Florida Consumer Protection Law and the Florida Telemarketing Act.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Florida recently amended its existing telemarketing laws, the Florida Do Not Call Act and the Florida Telemarketing Act.
Perkins Coie LLP
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced additional claims against defendant Frank Romero (dba Trend Deploy), alleging that certain PPE sale operations violated the Mail Order Rule and the FTC Act.
Husch Blackwell LLP
The Eighth Circuit recently held that a motion to dismiss based on forum non conveniens filed 18 months after the start of litigation was untimely.
Jenner & Block
On July 15, 2021, the Ninth Circuit issued a published decision in Moore v. Trader Joe's Company in which it affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit alleging that Trader Joe's mislabeled...
Alston & Bird
Back in January 2021, we reported that Richard Alonzo filed his original complaint in New York federal court challenging that the defendant's Flor de Cana rum was deceptively labeled as...
Alston & Bird
Our Consumer Protection/FTC Team explores the recent Federal Trade Commission settlement with MoviePass and how it signals an expansion of the FTC's use of the Restore Online Shoppers' Confidence Act...
Jones Day
Florida law now provides a private right of action for violations of various telemarketing rules.
Husch Blackwell LLP
On June 23, 2020, in an 8-1 decision, the Supreme Court ruled that the Mahanoy Area School District's decision to suspend a student from the cheerleading team for posting vulgar language and gestures on...
Cozen O'Connor
Here are last week's curated AG and federal regulatory news stories highlighting key areas in which state and federal regulators' decisions are having an impact across the US...
Jones Day
A recent case before the New York Court of Appeals challenged long-established limitations on the application of New York's main consumer protection provision to goods or services purchased for personal, family, or household use.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On a few occasions in recent months we've recently commented on the over reliance on the self-regulatory system to protect consumers, particularly from misleading advertising. For example, we questioned whether the...
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