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Compliance Now

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

Dec 06, 2017

Increased Attorney General Charity Enforcement Continues

‘Tis the season for giving, and charitable organizations continue to find themselves on the receiving end of growing scrutiny from state attorneys general. Ohio is the most recent state whose attorney general has sued a nonprofit charitable organization. Attorney General Mike DeWine sued Cops for Kids, its organizers Thomas Duffy and Charles Hitzel, and for-profit [...]

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TCPA Monitor

Comprehensive news and analysis of TCPA regulation and related matters

Nov 22, 2017

Public Comment Invited as FCC Permits Limited Call Blocking by Carriers

Unwanted calls are the top consumer complaint at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and one of the preeminent concerns of consumers. The FCC receives over 200,000 complaints regarding illegal calling annually and some analysts estimate that U.S. consumers received over 2.4 billion robocalls per month in 2016 alone. The increasing availability and intuitiveness of phone [...]

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Dealership Advisor

Legal news and trends affecting the auto dealership industry

Nov 07, 2017

Auto Repair Shops Claim Insurance Price-Fixing Breaks the Industry

In 2015, dozens of auto repair shops banded together to file a series of lawsuits across the country alleging that insurance companies, including State Farm, Allstate, and Geico, fixed prices for collision repairs in violation of federal antitrust laws. These lawsuits claimed the insurers engaged in two types of misconduct.  First, the repair shops – [...]

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M&S Newsline

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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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