Stacy Carpenter

Stacy Carpenter

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CFPB Goes Public and Steps Up Enforcement Activity

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently announced what may be its boldest move yet: a $63 million enforcement action in coordination with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) against Minnesota-based mortgage...more

5/4/2015 - CFPB Department of Veterans Affairs Enforcement Actions FCRA FHA FTC Mortgage Servicers Mortgages

Named in a TCPA Lawsuit? Liability Strategy May Avoid Crippling Damages

Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") class action lawsuits are booming, and plaintiffs are commonly seeking tens, if not hundreds, of millions of dollars in damages. These cases often arise out of a marketing campaign...more

3/10/2015 - Calculation of Damages Class Action Marketing Robocalling Statutory Damages TCPA Text Messages Third-Party Liability Vicarious Liability

2014 SCOTUS Term: Important Developments in the Class-Action Arena

In This Issue: - Those Who Provide Investment Advice on Unsecured Securities Are Subject to Class Actions - A “Mass Action” Under the Class Action Fairness Act Requires at Least 100 Individual...more

2/2/2015 - Amount in Controversy CAFA Class Action Class Certification Dart Cherokee Basin Operating Co. v. Owens Halliburton v Erica P. John Fund Investment Adviser Mass Tort Litigation Ponzi Scheme Removal Securities Fraud Stanford Ponzi Scheme

The Beginning of the End for Class Action Litigation? Why Justice Scalia and the Current Supreme Court Are Good for Business

In American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant, the Supreme Court confirmed what it had only hinted at two years earlier in AT&T Mobility, LLC v. Concepcion. In a holding authored by Justice Scalia, the Court made plain...more

1/7/2015 - American Express American Express v Italian Colors Restaurant Arbitration Arbitration Agreements Class Action Class Action Arbitration Waivers Federal Arbitration Act Restaurant Industry SCOTUS Sherman Act

Delaware Program Struck Down: Independent Legal Counsel Still Best Avenue for Private Arbitration

The U.S. Supreme Court decided last Monday to not hear a case involving the State of Delaware's effort to create a state-sponsored program where sitting judges could confidentially arbitrate business disputes. Lower courts...more

10/28/2014 - Arbitrators Business Disputes Confidentiality First Amendment Judges SCOTUS

What's More Appealing Than Property Taxes? Recent Kansas Legislative Changes Make This Year An Opportune Time to Appeal Yours

Do you or your company own real property in Kansas? If so, then challenging your property's tax valuation is more appealing than ever, thanks to the 2014 Kansas Legislature. ...more

6/10/2014 - Legislative Agendas Property Tax Property Valuation State Taxes

Respond with Caution! Responses to Discovery "Subject to the Stated Objections" May Waive Your Client's Objections

A growing number of federal courts have confirmed that the once-common discovery practice of asserting an objection followed by a bare "conditional" response, i.e., stating that "Subject to and without waiving the stated...more

6/4/2014 - Corporate Counsel Discovery Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Objection Procedures Waivers Young Lawyers

Cyber Security: Are You At Risk?

In This Issue: - Prevention - Notification - Potential Litigation - Conclusion - Excerpt from Foreward: As the recent Target and Neiman Marcus data breaches made clear, cyber security is one...more

2/14/2014 - Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework Data Breach Data Breach Plans Data Protection

How Final Do You Want It To Be?: Recent Change To American Arbitration Association Rules Allows For Appeals In Certain Cases

In a prior e-Alert, the Commercial Litigation practice outlined the issues confronting your business when deciding whether to enter into a contractual arbitration agreement. The alert noted that an important issue to consider...more

2/4/2014 - American Arbitration Association Appeals Arbitration

The Dog Ate My Evidence: Document Destruction Policies And The Duty To Preserve

In This Issue: - The Duty to Preserve ..What triggers the duty to preserve? ..Who has a duty to preserve? ..What is the scope of the duty to preserve? - Litigation Hold Notices - Potential...more

11/22/2013 - Adverse Inference Instructions Corporate Counsel Document Retention Policies Duty to Preserve Evidence Litigation Hold Sanctions Spoliation

More Relief For Business: U.S. Supreme Court Continues To Restrict Far-Reaching Claims

In This Issue: - Comcast Corp v. Behrand - Take-Away from Comcast Corp v. Behrand - Standard Fire Insurance Co. v. Knowles - Take-Away from Standard Fire Insurance Co. v. Knowles Amgen Inc. v. -...more

7/24/2013 - American Express v Italian Colors Restaurant Amgen Inc. v Connecticut Retirement Plans Comcast v. Behrend Oxford Health v Sutter SCOTUS Standard Fire Ins. Co. v. Knowles

Social Media: A Double-Edged Sword

Social media is one of the fastest growing tools businesses use to employ marketing tactics in a timely and cost effective manner. ...more

7/12/2013 - Defamation Facebook Marketing NLRA NLRB Passwords Protected Concerted Activity Social Media

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