Spotting and Investigating the Legal Issue

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 impact of the decision on claims brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Familiarity with FCRA litigation is recommended. 

This webinar was sponsored by the National Association of Consumer Advocates, the National Consumer Law Center, and Public Justice. 

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 rules before an electronic signature can be considered equivalent to a signature applied with a pen to paper. There are also special protections for consumers that must be followed before electronic records can be used to satisfy writing requirements. There are multiple ways to deal with creditors' fraud or other deception in the electronic context.

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  • Fighting for Tenants—Marrying Consumer Protection, Personal Injury, and Landlord Tenant Law
  • Nuts and Bolts of Landlord Tenant Litigation
  • Preserving Tenants’ Debt Collection Rights Under CDC Eviction Moratorium
  • Tenant Screening and Employment Cases

Why These Videos Are Helpful

When consumers complain about problems with their landlords, there are many ways to tackle the challenge.

Preserving Tenants’ Debt Collection Rights Under CDC Eviction Moratorium

Last year, as the COVID-19 health and economic crisis fell upon us, millions of tenants found themselves  in danger of losing their homes. In 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a temporary order to shield struggling tenants from eviction. As a follow up, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently issued an interim final rule, effective May 3, 2021, that provides certain debt collection rights for tenants protected under the CDC order.

Preserving Tenants’ Debt Collection Rights Under CDC Eviction Moratorium

Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 2:00pm EDT

Last year, as the COVID-19 health and economic crisis fell upon us, millions of tenants found themselves  in danger of losing their homes. In 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a temporary order to shield struggling tenants from eviction. As a follow up, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently issued an interim final rule, effective May 3, 2021, that provides certain debt collection rights for tenants protected under the CDC order. 

ECOA Cases as Companions to FCRA Cases

Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) practitioners are likely familiar with the frustrations of trying to ascertain FCRA damages without solid Adverse Action Notices. Violations of Adverse Action Notice requirements are rampant. This webinar will address how the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA) can be used to hold creditors accountable for vague, incorrect, or altogether missing Adverse Action Notices.

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