M&S in the News

July 19, 2021

State Regulators Ask Ed. Dept. To Rescind Guidance and Make it Easier to Investigate Student Loan Collectors

Helen Mac Murray explains why we should be expecting enforcement actions in the student loan arena soon.

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June 28, 2021

New Chair at FTC Means Chopra Likely Now on Way to CFPB

Helen Mac Murray weighs in on what to expect if Rohit Chopra becomes the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

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June 7, 2021

Bill Introduced to Amend FCRA to Protect Servicemembers

Helen Mac Murray shares insight on a bill that has been introduced in the House of Representatives that would amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to install additional protections for servicemembers on active duty or who are deployed in a combat zone or on a ship.

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May 7, 2021

Law360 Names Attys Who Moved Up The Firm Ranks In Q1

Congratulations to Josh Stevens for being recognized on his promotion to Partner.

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April 30, 2021
Lawyers Quarterly

To Plant a Seed: The Rapidly Growing Cannabis Industry

Despite being federally illegal, the cannabis industry continues to grow across the U.S. In his article, M&S attorney Chad Blackham provides insight on notable legislation throughout the years pertaining to this rapidly evolving industry.

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Upcoming M&S Events

December 16, 2021 2:30 pm
M&S Thirsty (For Knowledge) Thursdays

Compliance 2022: Hot Topics and Predictions for TCPA, Marketing, and Privacy

Are you ready for 2022? From emerging state privacy initiatives, long-awaited Supreme Court decisions, shifting enforcement priorities, and class action lawsuits on the rise, 2021 has been a regulatory whirlwind showing no signs of slowing down. What should you know to prepare your business for the challenges of the coming year?

Join M&S Partners and former Consumer Protection Regulators Michele Shuster and Helen Mac Murray as they take out their crystal ball and share their compliance predictions.

Just some of the questions we’ll be tackling:

1) What are the legislative and regulatory priorities in 2022?
2) Will other states fall in line behind Florida’s mini-TCPA law?
3) Where is the FTC’s Strategic Plan headed?
4) What industries are State AG’s setting their enforcement sights on?
And much more…

This is a can’t-miss session for businesses looking to get ahead of the curve in 2022. Learn what to expect and how you can protect your organization from its biggest regulatory risks.

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Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Check back soon for upcoming speaking engagements.