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Debtors Lose? Third Circuit Rejects “Discovery Rule,” Restricts Period to Assert Federal Debt Collection Actions in Break With Fourth and Ninth Circuits

In an en banc decision issued last Tuesday, the Third Circuit held that civil actions alleging violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) must be filed within one year from the date of the violation’s occurrence – and … Continue reading

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Oracle v. Google – Oracle Specifies Claims It Will Assert

As required by the court, Oracle has now reduced the claims it will assert at trial to 15. 471 [PDF] Or is it 26? With a bit of semantic slight of hand Oracle maintains that the 26 claims are really … Continue reading

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Israel – Religious courts assert authority over dissolution of civil marriages

By Yair Ettinger Haaretz 1-14-11 Three recent rabbinical court rulings have asserted far-reaching and controversial authority in divorces of couples married in a civil ceremony. The Interior Ministry requires Jewish couples to provide proof of divorce from a rabbinical court … Continue reading

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Commenters Assert Proposed Green Guides Restrict Information Consumers Want to Know

If you were thinking of commenting on the FTC's proposed revision of the Green Guides, put the pen down. The comment period officially ended last month. The FTC received over 300 public comments. Many of the comments have focused on … Continue reading

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CLASS ACTION NOT PERMITTED TO ASSERT RESCISSION CLAIM UNDER TILA

Question:        May a claim for rescission under the Truth In Lending Act (15 U.S.C. § 1601 et seq.) be asserted as a class action?… Read more detail on Legal News Directory – Banking and Finance law

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