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Trump’s Lackey Trying to Hide Complaints About Banks and Other Big Businesses

Could the CFPB’s Complaint Database Go Dark? Reprint from Findlaw, By Christopher Coble, Esq. on May 15, 2018 12:59 PM In the wake of the 2007-08 financial crisis, Congress created the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an agency tasked with protecting consumer rights when … Continue reading

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LIBOR Over-the-Counter Plaintiffs Win Class Certification of Price-Fixing Claims Against Banks

Today, United States District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan issued LIBOR VII, in which the court granted class certification under Rule 23(b)(3) to a class of plaintiffs who bought over-the-counter instruments that paid interest in terms of the London Interbank … Continue reading

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Second Circuit Raises Bar for US Jurisdiction Over Foreign Banks

  Orrick litigators Robert Reznick, Stephen Foresta and Julie Gorchkova co-authored an article for Law360 that examines a closely-watched case relating to the assertion of personal jurisdiction over foreign banks in New York. To view the article, click here. Read … Continue reading

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Encouraging results on consumers’ perception of banks

In April 2016, the Australian Bankers’ Association (ABA) initiated the Banking Reform Program – Better Banking (Program).[1]   The Program was developed to protect consumer interests, increase transparency and accountability, and to build consumer trust and confidence in banks through a … Continue reading

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Thye MSM Agrees: Sessions Spooked Banks

Although I'm beginning to make even myself nod off with marijuana related business banking stories, I'll pass this one along (h/t to Prof. Julie Anderson Hill) and then pick on something or someone else until something unusual occurs (like Jeff … Continue reading

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