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Compliance Now

Bringing clarity and insight to the consumer protection regulations impacting your business

Feb 16, 2018

CFPB Opens Itself for Public Comment

The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) continues to see big changes under the leadership of Acting Director Mick Mulvaney and is now opening itself up to public comment.  Mulvaney, a Trump appointee, has sought to reorient the CFPB’s enforcement priorities towards a less punitive and more even-handed application by opening a dialogue with businesses to [...]

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TCPA Monitor

Comprehensive news and analysis of TCPA regulation and related matters

Feb 20, 2018

Text Messaging Class Action Decertified Due to Questions of TCPA Consent

As we have previously reported, individualized questions of consent in TCPA litigation regularly prevent class certification.  One recent decision went a step further and found that substantial questions of consent can constitute grounds to decertify a class. In Johnson v. Yahoo! Inc., the plaintiff claimed that Yahoo! violated the TCPA when its instant message platform [...]

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Dealership Advisor

Legal news and trends affecting the auto dealership industry

Jan 25, 2018

Dealers and Finance Companies Scramble to Comply with Changes to the Military Lending Act

While the nation prepared for the holiday season this past December, the Department of Defense (DOD) issued a new interpretation of the Military Lending Act (MLA) resulting in potentially severe implications for automobile dealers offering financing to active military service members. As of December 17, 2017, dealers and creditors providing credit-related products and services such [...]

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M&S Newsline

News and events featuring Mac Murray and Shuster attorneys

Dec 07, 2017

M&S Partner Nick Whisler Named to Super Lawyers® Rising Stars List

Congratulations to M&S Partner Nick Whisler on his selection to the 2018 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars list! This exclusive list recognizes no more than 2.5% of attorneys across the state. Super Lawyers, part of  Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high [...]

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