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Trump campaign sued for sending spam texts in violation of TCPA

Donald J. Trump for President, Inc., which is the official campaign committee for candidate Donald Trump, was named in a putative class action case on April 25, 2016, for sending unwanted text messages to individuals. The...more

Trump Campaign Faces Second, Similar Suit in Same Court

Following on the heels of Plaintiff Joshua Thorne’s TCPA suit, the Donald J. Trump campaign was hit with a second TCPA lawsuit in as many days. See Roberts v. Donald J. Trump For President, Inc., No. 16-4676 (N.D. Ill. Apr....more

Trump Campaign Sued In Federal Court in Illinois

Earlier this week, Illinois resident Joshua Thorne filed a purported class action against Donald J. Trump for President, Inc., in the Northern District of Illinois. See Thorne v. Donald J. Trump For President, Inc., No....more

When Going “All In” Pays Off: The Third Circuit Upholds The Decision of the Bankruptcy Court in In re Trump Entertainment Resorts,...

In an appeal certified directly from the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware (the “Bankruptcy Court”) to the Court of Appeals, the Third Circuit issued a ruling upholding Judge Kevin Gross’s decision that a chapter...more

New York’s Appellate Division Reinstates Attorney General’s Statutory Fraud Claim Against “Trump University”

In State of New York v. Trump Entrepreneur Initiative LLC, New York’s Appellate Division recently denied a motion by Donald Trump’ organization to dismiss a fraud claim brought by the New York Attorney General (“AG”) under...more

Trump Hotels investigating second credit card breach

KrebsOnSecurity has reported that sources from the banking industry have advised of a pattern of fraud on credit cards used at Trump Hotel Collection (Trump) properties. Trump has confirmed that it is investigating the...more

Donald Drumpf… Good for Canadian Immigration

During this years’ Super Tuesday, Donald Trump led the Republican primaries winning 7 states and 256 delegates. Perhaps more interesting than the voting polls on Super Tuesday, was the Google trends that followed. Within...more

Campaign IP Violations Part 2 – Trump Sued for Copyright Infringement

In December, we blogged about the unauthorized use of copyrighted songs by political campaigns. Well, those campaigns should also double check the images they are using. Donald J. Trump For President, Inc. was sued in federal...more

Drumpf or Trump: The Name or The Brand?

Campaign season makes ripe political commentary. On February 28, 2016, comedian John Oliver featured a segment on his show “Last Week Tonight” about the Republican frontrunner, Donald Trump....more

Washington Healthcare Update

This Week: Medicaid program takes financial hits as the House looks for “savers” and acts on a budget... while the Senate sees no reason to do a budget... The Senate focuses on ACA oversight and mental health and opioid abuse...more

North Carolina Primary Election Analysis

An animated Presidential race prompted strong voter turnout at the polls in North Carolina. 35 percent of voters voted in primaries this season, up from 2012 but falling short of 37 percent seen in the 2008 primary elections....more

Election Insight. Front-runners stay on top. Senator Rubio decides this is not "the year." MO too close to call for both parties,...

They say numbers don't lie, but in politics momentum is paramount. In the Democratic race for the White House, Hillary Clinton has the math and the mojo on her side. She was able to brush off her loss in Michigan and claim...more

Could OSHA Shut Down a Violent Donald Trump Rally?

An otherwise entertaining and unique election cycle took a violent turn Friday night. Angry protestors stormed a planned Donald Trump rally at a convention center in Chicago, inciting violence amongst attendees with several...more

Legal Storm Enveloping Trump “University” Highlights Potential Advertising Pitfalls

Among his many business ventures before seeking the republican nomination for President, Donald Trump created “Trump University,” a for-profit “school” that claimed its students would be empowered with the secrets of real...more

US CHINA TRADE WAR–Trump, Trade Policy, NME, TPP, Trade, Customs, False Claims, Products Liability, Antitrust and Securities

Dear Friends, After returning from a two week trip to China to work on the Solar Cells case, this March blog post will cover trade policy, including Trump’s impact on Trade Policy, trade, Customs, False Claims Act, the...more

Election Insight. Clinton wins the night but loses the narrative. Trump stakes his claim as Cruz grabs the mantle in race for #2.

If you were looking for clarity in the race for the Democratic and Republican nominations, last night's results will disappoint. Both the Democratic and Republican front runners, Secretary Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump,...more

'Fake' May Not Have Been the Best Word for Romney to Hurl at Trump

As he was speaking yesterday morning in Utah, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney must have known he was not the best one to deliver the message that Donald Trump is “a fake,” and that a “business genius he is...more

Primarily Merely a Drumpf

This presidential election cycle has been nothing if not entertaining. Mr. Trump has been a particular favorite among late night T.V. hosts. In one particular 20-minute monologue, Last Week Tonight host John Oliver...more

Donald Trump Proposes Prescription Drug Importation as Element of Health Reform Plan

Donald Trump has released his plan for “Healthcare Reform to Make America Great Again”, which includes a proposal for allowing importation of cheaper prescription drugs from other countries as one of the reforms he believes...more

Donald Trump Offers his Proposal for “Healthcare Reform to Make America Great Again”

What would federal health policy look like under a Trump Administration? Donald Trump outlined his plan for “Healthcare Reform to Make America Great Again” on March 2, 2016. The heart of the plan is a call for Congress to...more

Super Tuesday Analysis and Outlook

The voters in a dozen states on Tuesday cemented the leads of businessman Donald J. Trump and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who claimed compelling victories and ended the evening with sizable leads in the...more

What is President Trump’s Energy Policy?

We all know where the respective party “establishments” in Washington come down on climate change, clean power, and the pace at which the country should move to renewables as the primary source of energy (if at all). ...more

Trump Trump Trump Trump Trump Trump Everywhere All the Time, Including in the Workplace – What’s an Employer to Do?

Donald Trump has become part of the national conversation. Not a single day goes by now without Mr. Trump filling up at least one news cycle. His recent success reminds me of a fantastic exchange in Private Parts when a...more

Hostile Work Environment Creator, Equal Opportunity Offender or Something Else?

You work for a privately-owned multinational conglomerate with a high-profile CEO who loves Twitter and can’t stop talking. And that CEO, outside of work, has been critical of lots of people....more

Further Observations From Campaign 2016

My thoughts on where we are today: The Republicans - ..Trump: The Trump machine continues to lead in national polls, but underperforming in Iowa has given hope to his many detractors. Another underwhelming...more

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