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Coalition seeks input on Medicaid waivers for AD and dementia

Via the Eldebar listserv: A grass roots effort has begun in California around the issue of Alzheimers Disease (AD) and Dementias not being covered by Medi-Cal due to a carve out from a Waiver and therefore not considered a mental… … Continue reading

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Former Morgan Stanley Broker Seeks to Vacate $2M Arbitration Award Citing Destruction of Evidence

In November, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) ordered Stephen Todd Walker (“Walker”), a former Morgan Stanley (“MSSB”) Advisor, to pay approximately $2 million to cover remaining promissory note balances and arbitration costs (the “Award”).  Promissory note cases can be … Continue reading

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Spokeo Seeks Supreme Court Round II

The Spokeo standing saga, which began in 2010, continues with a second cert petition to the Supreme Court. The case began when plaintiff filed a putative class action, alleging that defendant Spokeo violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (which provides … Continue reading

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CPFB Seeks Public Guidance, Likely to Get Earful

This past week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it will ask for public input on its operations, on everything from enforcement, supervision, rulemaking, market monitoring, and education activities. It’s not hard to guess which topics are likely to … Continue reading

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Aurelius Seeks a Do-Over; Puerto Rico and the Appointments Clause Litigation

The lives of Puerto Rico residents remain profoundly disrupted by the aftermath of Hurricane Maria measured by metrics such as electricity, clean water, health care access, with death tolls mounting. This week, though, in a federal court hearing on January … Continue reading

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