Serving Communities of Color: An FTC Report on New Research, Law Enforcement, and Outreach

The Federal Trade Commission’s core mission is to protect consumers from unfair and deceptive practices in the marketplace. What has become abundantly clear based on research and experience is that…

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Navigating a State Practice Post-Ramirez

In TransUnion v. Ramirez, the Supreme Court’s ruling gave license to U.S. District Courts to systematically dismiss consumer claims for lack of Article III standing. Despite Congress’s creation of statutes…

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Litigating Auto Dealer Claims Post-Ramirez

Following the Supreme Court’s decision in TransUnion v. Ramirez, consumer lawyers will need to take care when preparing complaints and suing auto dealers in federal court. This is especially true…

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How to Handle Mortgage Loan Modifications After Forbearance

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a report that warns of widespread evictions and foreclosures once federal, state, and local pandemic protections come to an end, absent additional public…

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TransUnion v. Ramirez – Part II: What does the Supreme Court’s decision mean for your FDCPA practice

The Supreme Court’s decision in TransUnion LLC v. Ramirez, U.S., 2021 WL 2599472 (U.S. June 25, 2021) will change the way that federal courts analyze standing. This session considers the impact…

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TransUnion v. Ramirez – Part I: What Does the Supreme Court’s Decision Mean for your FCRA Practice

The Supreme Court’s decision in TransUnion LLC v. Ramirez, U.S., 2021 WL 2599472 (U.S. June 25, 2021) will change the way that federal courts analyze standing. This session considers the…

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Decoding the Rules for Electronic Transactions and Electronic Signatures, including Applications to the TCPA

Are you interested in learning about special (hidden) protections in state law (Uniform Electronics Transactions Act (UETA)) and federal law (E-Sign) to protect consumers in electronic transactions? There are special…

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Modern Marketing for the Consumer Rights Lawyer: Using Podcasts, Videos and More

Finding the right clients is a challenge for all law firms and can be exceedingly difficult for consumer rights lawyers, because potential clients don’t often know they have a case…

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Protecting Latino Consumers: Information from the FTC

Learn about the latest scams and consumer issues affecting Latino consumers.  FTC staff will share strategies to protect Latino consumers, information on scams affecting Spanish-speaking communities, ways to report problems…

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