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Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

FTC Warning Letters on Right to Repair Suggest Future Enforcement

The FTC has issued warning letters to eight companies, accusing them of possibly imposing restrictions on third-party servicing of products in violation of the Magnusson-Moss Warranty Act (MMWA). The MMWA is a federal...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

California issues NPRM on its Delete Act to clarify terms

On July 5, the California Privacy Protection Agency (CPPA) issued its NPRM to amend sections of the Delete Act. As covered by InfoBytes here, the Delete Act was signed into law in 2023 as SB 362 and transferred the...more


[Podcast] AD Nauseam: Demos

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On today’s episode of Ad Nauseam, Amy and Daniel talk about the use of demonstrations in ads and how they have been considered by the FTC and NAD....more

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The CARs Rule — Moving the Metal: The Auto Finance Podcast

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In this inaugural episode of Moving the Metal, Troutman Pepper attorneys Brooke Conkle and Chris Capurso examine the major requirements of the FTC's proposed CARS Rule. After a refresher on the rule's requirements, Brooke and...more

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AI liability in the EU (and UK): What’s the current state of play?

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The aim? To bring product liability rules into the ‘digital age’. How to do so? The development of new rules by the European Commission to address liability claims relating to products and AI systems. ...more


Everything You Need to Know About the Minnesota Consumer Data Privacy Act (MCDPA)

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As we wait for a federal privacy law in the U.S., the Land of 10,000 Lakes joins a growing number of states that now have their own laws. As expected, Minnesota’s data privacy law has similarities to other state privacy laws...more

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

The EU Artificial Intelligence Act Comes Into Force on 1 August 2024

The European Union Artificial Intelligence Act (the AI Act) was published on 12 July 2024 in the European Union Official Journal and will enter into force on August 1, 2024. The AI Act is one of the most keenly anticipated...more

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CFPB Proposes New “Streamlined” Mortgage Servicing Rules

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As we predicted here, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) last week proposed new and, in some cases, streamlined rules governing what mortgage servicers must do after a borrower becomes delinquent. The...more

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California Privacy Protection Agency Announces Proposed Regulations for Data Broker Registration

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On July 5, the California Privacy Protection Agency (CPPA) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding Data Broker Registration pursuant to Senate Bill 362 (the Delete Act). The Delete Act requires the CPPA to...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

CFPB Proposes Revamped RESPA Mortgage Servicing Rules

On July 10, the CFPB announced proposed rules for mortgage servicers, aimed at helping homeowners avoid foreclosures. The new rules, which would modify RESPA and Regulation X’s existing mortgage servicing framework, are...more

Ballard Spahr LLP

CFPB Isn’t Seeking a Rehearing and Petitions Fifth Circuit to Forthwith Issue Mandate in connection with the Writ of Mandamus...

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On July 11, 2024, the CFPB filed Respondent’s Motion for the Immediate Issuance of the Mandate. In the motion, the CFPB states that they do not plan to seek a rehearing before the same Fifth Circuit or En Banc and requests...more

Troutman Pepper

Seventh Circuit Reverses District Court Decision, Expands ECOA to Include Prospective Applicants

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As discussed here, on February 3, 2023, an Illinois federal court dismissed a case brought by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) in 2020 against Townstone Financial, Inc., a Chicago mortgage lender, for...more

Foley Hoag LLP

Want to Say It Ain't So? FDA Guides Firms on How to Respond to Misinformation

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Health providers and consumers increasingly rely on the internet for health and medical-related information, but not all such information is reliable, and many statements are downright false. The proliferation of social media...more

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In Rare Move, the CFPB Comes to the Defense of Bank

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In an unusual move, the CFPB is coming to the defense of a bank being accused of failing to provide repayment disclosures to a borrower....more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

CFPB Wins Big Reversal in Illinois Redlining Lawsuit

On July 11, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower court’s decision dismissing a CFPB action against an Illinois-based mortgage lender and its owner for violations of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act....more

Troutman Pepper

Preserving Forensic Artifacts Following Incident Detection - Dear Mary – Incidents + Investigations Cybersecurity Advice Column

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‘Dear Mary,’ is Troutman Pepper’s Incidents + Investigations team’s advice column. Here, you will find Mary’s answers to questions about anything and everything cyber-related – data breaches, forensic investigations, how to...more

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

After Loper Bright, should the FTC's views on advertising interpretation still receive deference?

In 2015, the FTC prevailed in litigation against POM Wonderful, makers of pomegranate juice. POM Wonderful LLC, et al., v. Federal Trade Commission, 773 F.3d 487 (D.C. Cir. 2015). The case involved the FTC's assertions that...more


Spring Cleaning in the AI Space: Five Key Takeaways from SEC’s Crackdown on “AI Washing”

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The proliferation of AI-powered offerings in the marketplace and discussions about AI's effect on jobs has become impossible to ignore. According to Goldman Sachs, 36% of S&P 500 companies mentioned AI on their earnings call...more

Wiley Rein LLP

How Bad Is It Out There? Our Thoughts on Verizon’s 2024 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR)

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Verizon released its Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) for 2024, an annual treat that highlights some trends companies should be aware of as they manage their cybersecurity programs and respond to and anticipate new...more

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The State AG Report – 7.11.2024

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Here are curated AG and federal regulatory news stories highlighting key areas in which state and federal regulators’ decisions are having an impact across the US: •Republican AGs to DOE: Appliance Efficiency Rule is a...more

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PBM Update: Special Edition - FTC 6(b) Interim Staff Report and Activity

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Office of Policy Planning released an Interim Staff Report titled Pharmacy Benefit Managers: The Powerful Middlemen Inflating Drug Costs and Squeezing Main Street Pharmacies (the Interim...more

Hudson Cook, LLP

CFPB Takes Dual Action Against Bank Holding Company for Alleged Unlawful Repossessions and Sales Practices.

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On July 9, 2024, the CFPB issued a consent order and proposed court order against the Company, the former citing allegedly unlawful repossessions, and the latter citing allegedly unlawful sales practices. The consent order...more

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Inside the Mind of Your Legal Leader: 4 Challenges and Trends

As legal leaders face growing regulatory pressures, their teams are taking note (and responding strategically to new legal trends). As the race picks up across state lines and abroad to implement comprehensive data...more

Cooley LLP

CFPB Proposes Complete Overhaul of Requirements for Servicing Delinquent Mortgages

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On July 10, 2024, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a proposed rule that, if implemented, would completely revise the current regulatory framework governing how mortgage servicers assist delinquent...more

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New Marketing and Advertising Rules for New York Cannabis Retailers

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New York’s Cannabis Control Board recently approved new rules around cannabis marketing and advertising in a bid to provide legal marijuana operators an advantage over illegal operators. The new rules, which are subject...more

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