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CFPB’s Constitutionality Affirmed in En Banc DC Circuit Ruling

Sitting en banc, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit ruled that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) structure is constitutional. By a vote of 7 to 3, the full panel of judges reversed an earlier panel decision that took … Continue reading

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Termination of police officer for falsifying official reports affirmed

Termination of police officer for falsifying official reports affirmed Sweeney v Safir, App. Div., 267 AD2d 99 New York City police officer Kevin Sweeney lost his job after being found guilty of giving false testimony and falsifying official reports. Sweeney … Continue reading

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5 Year Maintenance Award Affirmed

Massirman v Massirman 2010 NY Slip Op 08712 Decided on November 23, 2010 Appellate Division, Second Department The wife in a divorce action appealed the decision by the Supreme Court to award her only 25% of husband's interest in a … Continue reading

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On February 5, 2007, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit affirmed defendants

The defendants were purchasers of certain copyrights and other assets of debtors Luke Records, Inc. and Luther Campbell under a confirmed chapter 11 plan.  Prior to the filing of the debtors bankruptcy cases, plaintiff Jeffrey J. Thompkins had conveyed his… … Continue reading

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