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15 Nov 2007, 1:33 pm
by Deepak Gupta   A coalition of twenty national and local consumer and anti-poverty groups -- including Consumer Action, National Association for Consumer Advocates, National Consumer Law Center, Public Citizen, and U.S. [read post]
7 May 2012, 2:00 pm by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Last May, I was sad to have to give up blogging when I joined the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. [read post]
7 Feb 2008, 10:36 am
by Deepak Gupta 1992, Congress required the federal government to set up a comprehensive national database covering the title-, theft-, and damage- history of used cars, based on data from insurance companies, junk and salvage yards, and all 50 states. [read post]
7 Mar 2007, 12:48 pm
by Deepak Gupta Consider these questions for a moment: Does a private debt collector become an "arm of the state" -- meaning that it enjoys the same sovereign immunity from suit in federal court as the state itself -- when it collects on bad checks under a business partnership with a state prosecutor? [read post]
27 May 2015, 9:19 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta One of the most important but under-appreciated features of the Dodd-Frank Act was its establishment of the Financial Stability Oversight Council—a new entity with a clear statutory mandate to identify and respond to systemic risks to the entire U.S. economy. [read post]
16 May 2013, 8:21 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta A divided panel of the Third Circuit today joined the D.C. [read post]
9 Mar 2007, 5:58 am
by Deepak Gupta If you haven't yet seen Maxed Out, the terrific new documentary about consumer credit and debt issues by director James Scurlock, now's your chance. [read post]
17 Feb 2010, 7:32 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Reid Cramer of the New America Foundation released what looks like a handy new paper yesterday on the proposal to create a Consumer Financial Protection Agency. [read post]
16 Feb 2007, 2:21 pm
by Deepak Gupta From time to time on this blog, we've brought you updates on how the Supreme Court's docket is shaping up when it comes to consumers' rights. [read post]
29 Jan 2013, 4:52 pm by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Since at least 2009, this blog has covered (e.g. here and here) the long-running saga of American Express v. [read post]
24 Feb 2014, 9:59 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Despite an unusually full-throated public-relations campaign and amicus effort by the tort-reform lobby, the Supreme Court this morning turned aside three petitions for certiorari from the Sixth, Seventh, and Ninth Circuits concerning the propriety of class certification in cases alleging that moldy washing machines sold to consumers were defective. [read post]
15 Feb 2007, 2:59 pm
by Deepak Gupta It's been a while since I did a CL&P roundup, but that doesn't mean there hasn't been lots of interesting consumer law-related discussion around the blogosphere. [read post]
27 Feb 2013, 2:17 pm by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Along with the historic Voting Rights Act arguments this morning, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in American Express v. [read post]
9 Apr 2007, 8:10 am
by Deepak Gupta Oklahoma's Attorney General, W.A. [read post]
3 Oct 2013, 9:41 am by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta Back in June, I blogged about my firm's constitutional challenge to New York's credit-card surcharge law -- a law that aims to protect credit card company profits by preventing merchants from communicating the true cost of credit to consumers. [read post]
31 Jul 2014, 12:50 pm by Deepak Gupta
by Deepak Gupta When Roz Terrill wrote a $41 check at the local Goodwill store to buy clothes for her two special-needs children, she had no idea it would lead to threats of criminal prosecution against her. [read post]
15 Jul 2014, 10:35 am by Kali Borkoski
Deepak Gupta, who now has his own firm, Gupta Beck, was one of the first lawyers hired at the CFPB: Deepak Gupta:  The White House regarded the CFPB as a real legacy issue for this president. [read post]
30 Jun 2009, 7:52 am
by Deepak Gupta Today, President Obama sent a bill to Capitol Hill that would create a Consumer Financial Protection Agency. [read post]
9 Nov 2007, 7:00 am
by Deepak Gupta The media and policymakers have been paying lots of attention lately to the plight of homeowners facing foreclosure. [read post]
1 Jul 2009, 10:03 pm
by Deepak Gupta So much is happening so quickly in the world of consumer law and policy right now that it's hard to keep up, let alone blog about it in our spare time. [read post]