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Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
he Ninth Circuit recently issued two mostly pro-employer federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) background check decisions that held:
Mayer Brown
After a number of failed efforts and amid the COVID-19 national emergency, Virginia enacted a law that requires student loan servicers to obtain a license.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The heart wants what the heart wants. And consumers want what consumers want. Sometimes, though, what consumers want is based on something other than fact and science.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
The USPTO refused to register the mark LORD LION WINERY, in standard character form, for "wine" [WINERY disclaimed] on the ground of likelihood of confusion with the registered mark LORD LYON for "beer."
Reed Smith
The Seventh Circuit's recent decision in the hotly contested dispute between Molson Coors Beverage Company USA LLC (Molson Coors) (maker of Miller Lite and Coors Light beers) and Anheuser-Busch Companies LLC.
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
Using another company's trademarked logo, tagline or other content to promote your own company is a sure-fire way to find yourself on the wrong end of a trademark...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
A federal court in Washington State recently denied Old Navy's motion to dismiss a deceptive pricing consumer class action. The plaintiff in the case claims that she visited the Old Navy website to shop for Christmas...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
New York Attorney General Letitia James sued Quality King Distributors, alleging that the company engaged in price gouging during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Reed Smith
"Remembrance of things past is not necessarily the remembrance of things as they were." – Proust. The lesson of today's case, Racies v. Quincy Biosciences, LLC, 2020 WL 2113852 (N.D. Cal. May 4, 2020), is worth.remembering
Holland & Knight
The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) on May 20, 2020, promulgated its "Fifth Notice of Regulatory Relief," which continues a trend of the Department's recognizing the need...
Arnold & Porter
Aside from a little static, Monday's oral arguments in the US Patent and Trademark Office v. Booking.com BV case went off without a hitch — the first telephonic argument before the US Supreme Court...
Foley & Lardner
Communities around the world continue to grapple with the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, in many urban cores, transit systems are either closed completely, or operating on reduced hours and reduced occupancy thresholds.
Mayer Brown
On May 14, 2020, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") filed a proposed stipulated final judgment and order (the "Order") against Chou Team Realty, LLC ("Monster Loans")...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On May 4, 2020, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz signed Emergency Executive Order (EO) 20-50, which temporarily suspends the service of wage garnishment summonses in Minnesota.
Proskauer Rose LLP
Last month, a Seventh Circuit panel unanimously affirmed the district court's grant of summary judgment dismissing a consumer class action alleging that Fruit of the Earth...
Cooley LLP
There have been a number of recent developments in relation to consumer collective redress in Europe.
Foley & Lardner
Dozens of class action lawsuits have been filed against educational institutions since March and more are expected.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
With all sports and live entertainment "postponed" or canceled since Rudy Gobert's March 13th trip to that Oklahoma City hospital...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
After a defendant in a biometric privacy class action lawsuit unilaterally implemented an arbitration clause, a federal court in Illinois granted the company's motion to compel arbitration...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The Federal Trade Commission announced that it reached a $175 million settlement with Progressive Leasing to resolve claims that the company...
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