Press Releases

September 8, 2017 | Filed under: Credit Reporting | Tagged with: Class Actions

NACA, Georgia Watch Call on Rep. Loudermilk of Georgia to Withdraw His Bill That Favors Equifax, Credit Bureaus Over Harmed Consumers

In light of the astonishing announcement of credit reporting agency Equifax’s security breach which impacts the personal information...

September 6, 2017 | Filed under: Credit Reporting | Tagged with: Class Actions

Public Interest Orgs Urge House Committee to Reject Bill That Would Restrict Consumers’ Legal Remedies for Credit Reporting Abuses

The U.S House Financial Services Committee, Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit will...

July 25, 2017 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration | Tagged with: CFPB

July 25, 2017  

For Immediate Release:                       

In Voting to Repeal Arbitration Rule, U.S. House Chooses Bank Lobbyists’ Demands Over...

July 20, 2017 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

July 20, 2017 

For Immediate Release:                    

National Association of Consumer Advocates Condemns Efforts in Congress to Repeal Agency Rule That Restores Americans...

July 11, 2017 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration | Tagged with: CFPB

July 11, 2017   

For Immediate Release:                       
Contact: Christine Hines, ...

July 10, 2017 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration | Tagged with: CFPB

Long-Awaited Rule Restores Right to Band Together in Court Against Bad Actors in Consumer Financial Marketplace

Federal Consumer Agency Released Its Final Rule to Stop Financial Institutions’ Use of Forced Arbitration Clauses That Ban Class Actions...

June 2, 2017 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: CFPB

Note: The majority leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives today announced that the chamber will vote next week on H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act. Below is our statement.

For Immediate Release:             

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March 16, 2017 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: budget, legal services

For Immediate Release:                       

Defunding Legal Services for Low-Income Americans Will Devastate Hardworking Families

Statement of...

March 8, 2017 | Filed under: Class Actions

For Immediate Release                     

U.S. House to Take Up Class Action Bill That Would Rob Americans of Best Tool to Hold Corporations Accountable...

March 7, 2017 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

For Immediate Release:

Note: Senator Franken joins his Senate and House colleagues today at a press conference announcing the introduction of bills to end the use of corporate forced arbitration clauses that deny consumers and workers their right to resolve...

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