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14 Jun 2021, 5:46 am by Immigration Prof
Regents of the University of California and its implications by Brian Wolfman, Abstract The Trump Administration's effort to get rid of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, failed before the Supreme... [read post]
23 Aug 2011, 7:51 am by Moria Miller
  Wolfman is survived by his wife, Toni Wolfman; children, Jonathan, Brian, Dina Wolfman Baker, Jeffrey Braemer and David Braemer; sister, Lila Booth; as well as 10 grandchildren; and nieces, nephews and cousins. [read post]
3 Sep 2009, 1:08 pm
by Brian Wolfman Last month, I blogged here about large increases in credit card rates and fees that may be tied to recently enacted federal credit card reform legislation (which mainly goes into effect next February). [read post]
11 Nov 2008, 8:54 pm
Brian Wolfman at Consumer Law & Policy notes some skepticism on the subject from a New York appeals court.... [read post]
22 Feb 2007, 6:17 am
By Brian Wolfman  This earlier post describes the lawsuit by an upstate New York law firm and Public Citizen to strike down new New York lawyer advertising restrictions on First Amendment grounds. [read post]
3 Apr 2009, 3:35 pm
by Brian Wolfman Writing in National Review Online, American Enterprise Institute scholar Michael Greve has explained why he thinks the Supreme Court's recent no-preemption decision in Wyeth v. [read post]
19 Jan 2008, 12:44 pm
by Brian Wolfman The New York State Human Rights Division has just filed first-of-their-kind suits against firms that market tax refund anticipation loans (RALs). [read post]
19 Nov 2007, 3:31 pm
by Brian Wolfman The First Circuit today struck down a class action waiver contained in an arbitration agreement as unconscionable under Massachusetts law. [read post]
27 Nov 2006, 10:00 am
By Brian Wolfman Judge Eldon Fallon of the U.S. [read post]
21 Jan 2007, 3:52 pm
    By Brian Wolfman     Check out yesterday's Washington Post for a long article concerning common misconceptions about consumer credit scores and what consumers might do to improve their scores. [read post]
11 Nov 2008, 4:45 pm
By Brian Wolfman Here's a surprising class action developement: In Flemming v. [read post]
28 Apr 2007, 4:22 am
by Brian Wolfman Back on March 1, we blogged about the Bush Administration's nomination of Michael Baroody (pictured here), a longtime high-ranking executive with the National Association of Manufacturers, to chair the Consumer Product Safety Commission. [read post]
31 Jul 2009, 2:41 pm
by Brian Wolfman The House of Representatives just voted another $2 billion for the cash-for-clunkers (CARS) program that we've been covering extensively on this blog. [read post]
19 Apr 2010, 12:24 pm by Brian Wolfman
by Brian WolfmanIt seems that the tobacco industry is still trying to hook kids. [read post]
15 Dec 2009, 11:35 am by Brian Wolfman
by Brian Wolfman A newspaper reporter works for the Miami Herald for a quarter century. [read post]
15 Nov 2007, 5:15 am
by Brian Wolfman The Washington Post's Michelle Singletary has this interesting article in today's paper on the three national credit bureaus' new policy of allowing consumers to "freeze" access to their credit reports so that identity thieves cannot use the reports to obtain credit under the victims' names. [read post]
24 May 2009, 12:23 pm
by Brian Wolfman The new credit card legislation will eliminate certain credit card practices (such as double-cycle billing, unlimited marketing to kids under 21, and very short-lived introductory teaser interest rates). [read post]
8 May 2007, 6:42 pm
by Brian Wolfman Common Cause has just issued this intriguing report suggesting a link between the severe problems in the subprime lending market and political contributions made by the lending industry to lawmakers. [read post]