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April 2, 2021 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: Judiciary

For immediate release:

NACA Statement on Biden Administration’s Slate of Judicial Nominees 

Washington, DC —The following is a statement from Ira Rheingold, the Executive Director of the National Association of Consumer Advocates on the...

March 19, 2021 | Filed under: Forced Arbitration | Tagged with: forced arbitration

Los Angeles Times, AT&T's new arbitration clause isn't doing you any favors

"'Corporations use forced arbitration as a get-out-of-jail-free...

March 16, 2021 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest

AP News, Millennial Money: Conquer phone call fears and save money

"Phone calls are also the way to go to resolve errors, such as unwarranted late-payment fees or...

March 16, 2021 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: consumer protection, taxes

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) today introduced the End Double Taxation of Successful Consumer Claims Act, which would amend the tax code so that individuals who win consumer cases are no longer expected to pay income tax on funds, specifically reimbursed legal expenses, that they do not...

March 12, 2021 | Filed under: Debt Collection | Tagged with: COVID-19, Debt Collection

World Tribune, Could your $1,400 stimulus check be intercepted?

"The payments could be taken to settle outstanding debts, the National Association of Consumer...

March 3, 2021 | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest | Tagged with: CFPB

Legal Reader, Biden Nominates Rohit Chopra to Head CFPB.

"Christine Hines, legislative director for the National Association of Consumer Advocates, told NBC News that the...

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