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The Federal List for May 2017

The Federal List
Perhaps soon. Legislation passes the House.
Yes, when they are virtually the same arguments.

Can a Local Controversy Defeat CAFA Jurisdiction?

Yes, when a series of tests are met.
The manufacturer, unless the distributor rebuts.

Can Compliance Failures Arise to Securities Fraud?

The Supreme Court to decide the issue.

FTC Sued Over "Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles" Under Recall

New York Daily News

Ninth Circuit: Trustees are Not Debt Collectors Under FDCPA

JD Supra

Liability Waivers Illegal in Background Checks says Ninth Circuit

JD Supra

"Convenience Fee" for Credit Card Payments to Collection Law Firm Under Fire


Fourth Circuit Rules on Passover Under Title VII


Industry Files Amicus in SCOTUS on "Patent Troll" Venue Selection

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Drugmaker Settles Antitrust Class Action Claiming Delayed Launch


End of the Road for the CFPB?

Washington Times

9th Circuit Finds Standing in Text Messages for Telephone Consumer Protection Act

National Law Review

"Water Transfers" Rule revived by U.S. Appeals Court

National Law Review