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14 Apr 2009, 9:00 am
by Deepak Gupta FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz today announced six senior staff appointments, drawn from the private sector, the public interest community, academia, and government. [read post]
13 Nov 2014, 9:50 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Since its inception, this blog has covered the pernicious practice of prosecutors who rent out their name and authority to private for-profit debt collectors. [read post]
8 Oct 2013, 2:08 pm by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta We've already blogged here quite a bit in the past few days about our rehearing petition in the Third Circuit class-action case of Carrerra v. [read post]
3 Jun 2013, 4:00 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta The Voice of San Diego has been publishing a muli-part series on mandatory arbitration by reporter Will Carless. [read post]
25 Jan 2013, 11:56 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta I think there's an important counterpoint to some of the wild predictions I'm already hearing from industry lawyers about the effect of today's D.C. [read post]
21 Mar 2011, 7:00 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court has ruled that a consumer class action against a cell phone company may proceed -- despite a contract that purports to require arbitration and ban class actions.  [read post]
14 Oct 2013, 11:33 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta I thought readers might be interested in a new appeal that my firm is handling in the Ninth Circuit, Moran v. [read post]
18 Nov 2015, 8:02 am
Molo, Deepak Gupta, Charles Becker, and me (I'll be representing objector Craig Heimburger and his wife). [read post]
20 Jan 2014, 4:00 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Should a defendant in a consumer fraud class action be able to defeat certification through evidence that its customers say they are "satisfied," even when the the allegation is that the product is snake oil? [read post]
14 Nov 2013, 6:02 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Jeff and Brian have already posted on the news of a final settlement in Mount Holly. [read post]
7 Jun 2014, 12:39 pm by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta The payday lenders' main trade association, the Community Financial Services Association, brought an unusual lawsuit this week against three federal regulators -- the Fed, the FDIC, and the OCC -- in an effort to challenge a controversial federal initiative known as "Operation Choke Point. [read post]
4 Jun 2007, 12:56 pm
by Deepak Gupta   In an opinion by Justice Souter, the Supreme Court this morning handed consumers an incomplete victory in the consolidated Fair Credit Reporting Act cases, Safeco v. [read post]
25 Apr 2013, 6:06 pm by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Earlier today, Solicitor General Don Verrilli filed the government's petition to the Supreme Court, challenging the D.C. [read post]
31 Jan 2013, 11:58 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta The Arbitration Wars Meet the Recess Appointment Wars: Since its beginning, this blog has closely covered controversies over mandatory arbitration in consumer and employment contracts. [read post]
26 Aug 2008, 4:17 pm
by Deepak Gupta Although the issue hasn't come up in the presidential campaign, those looking for clues about the presidential candidates' views on the ongoing debate over binding mandatory arbitration will want take note of a new piece of proposed legislation sponsored by Senator Barack Obama. [read post]
3 Dec 2013, 11:35 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta In a much-anticipated decision, the Fifth Circuit held today that the National Labor Relations Board overstepped its authority when it ruled that an employer violated federal labor law by requiring its employees to sign an arbitration agreement containing a class-action ban. [read post]
2 Oct 2014, 7:32 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Perhaps betting that the third time's a charm, the Supreme Court this morning once again granted a petition over whether disparate-impact claims -- based on seemingly neutral practices with discriminatory effects -- are cognizable under the Fair Housing Act. [read post]
1 Oct 2013, 2:24 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Legal reporter Alison Frankel of Reuters has a new column highlighting the effort to seek full-court rehearing of the Third Circuit's troubling decision in Carrera v. [read post]