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In an aggressively regulated environment you need legal counsel that not only knows the law, but has helped shape and enforce it. Led by former consumer protection regulators, our team has the experience and perspective to move your business forward.

About Us

Counsel from a Team that Knows Consumer Protection Regulation–Inside and Out

We’ve worked deep in the trenches on both sides of regulatory compliance. Our unique background and approach sets us apart from every other firm in the country.

  • Led by a former Ohio Attorney General and three Consumer Protection Section Chiefs
  • Proactive risk management from a regulator’s perspective
  • Aggressive representation and defense from seasoned counsel
  • Clear, actionable advice and innovative solutions that won’t hold your business back
  • Respected thought leadership and industry recognition
  • Unwavering commitment to your goals and your success

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The Industry Experience and Presence You Need to Protect Your Business

We are at the forefront of the policy issues that impact your business most.

Serving as trusted general counsel to leading industry associations and advocating for our clients at the state and federal levels, our attorneys bring a respected voice to heavily regulated industries. Whether you are a startup or a Fortune 50 company, we understand your industry’s regulatory environment and your company’s unique business and legal challenges.

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"As General Counsel to PACE, Mac Murray & Shuster has proven to be an invaluable partner, providing insightful guidance, detailed analysis, and effective counsel to our organization. Our member companies praise their ability to help them achieve the difficult balance of proactive compliance and business growth."

Chris Haerich
Senior Vice President, PACE

Compliance Now

Changes at the Top of the FTC

In January 2017, Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen was designated Acting Chair of the Federal Trade Commission.  Ohlhausen, who has served on the Commission since 2012, has vowed to protect consumers from fraud, deception, and unfair practices while exercising what she calls “regulatory humility.”  In at least one recent statement, Ohlhausen has spoken out against unnecessary regulations […]

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TCPA Monitor

Petitioners Ask FCC to Narrow TCPA Consent Interpretation

If you are reading this blog, you likely know that the TCPA requires “prior express consent” to make calls (including text messages) to a cell phone using an automatic telephone dialing system (ATDS) or prerecorded message.  As of 2013, prior express written consent (written consent) is required for such calls if made for a telemarketing […]

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Dealership Advisor

Open Safety Recalls on Certified Pre-Owned Cars: Disclosure is the Key

The Federal Trade Commission wanted to “send a signal” to auto dealers : if you sell a used car as “certified pre-owned” or tell a buyer that it is otherwise safe, you must disclose clearly and conspicuously all material information regarding open safety recalls.  Does that mean that a dealer can’t sell a car with […]

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M&S Newsline

Montgomery Recognized as One of Ohio’s Trailblazing Women Attorneys

MPS Of Counsel Attorney Betty Montgomery is featured this month in the Ohio State Bar Association’s Ohio Lawyer Magazine as one of five of Ohio’s trailblazing women attorneys. Betty was recognized for her excellence in law and contributions to the profession along with other distinguished leaders including Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor. When it comes to […]

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