Press Releases

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...

February 16, 2017 | Filed under: Class Actions

For Immediate Release                                             ...

February 3, 2017 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest

Contact: Christine@consumeradvocates.org

Statement of Christine Hines, Legislative Director, National Association of Advocates:

“President Trump’s comments and executive order today suggesting...

October 27, 2016 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration | Tagged with: FCC

For Immediate Release                       
Contact: Christine Hines, 202.452.1989, ext. 109 
Christine @ consumeradvocates.org

NACA...

October 5, 2016 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: consumer advocacy

National Association of Consumer Advocates Announces Awards at Annual Meeting

Release Date: 

October 5, 2016

For Immediate Release

Contact: Ira Rheingold; Ira@...

September 30, 2016 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 30, 2016

CONTACTS:

Christine Hines, National Association of Consumer Advocates, christine@consumeradvocates.org

Amanda Werner,...

September 22, 2016 | Filed under: Debt Collection | Tagged with: CFPB

Advocates Urge CFPB to Strengthen Outlined Debt Collection Rules to Better Protect Consumers

Groups call for more robust documentation standards to ensure debt collectors can prove a debt is owed

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A coalition of 59 ...

September 13, 2016 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

Fair Arbitration Now Coalition Urges the House Financial Services Committee to Reject Legislation Stripping Federal Agencies of Authority to Restrict Forced Arbitration

Today, the Committee approved the “Financial CHOICE Act of 2016” (H.R. 5983), which...

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