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In July 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit held in CFPB v. Consumer First Legal Group, LLC et al. that an award of $59 million in restitution and penalties for alleged unlawful mortgage relief services must be reconsidered, in pertinent part, because the U.S. Supreme CourtRead More
On or about June 28, 2021, twenty-eight attorneys general executed and sent a letter to Congressional leaders, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, in support of the passage of the Consumer Protection and Recovery Act. The Act aims to restore the ability of FTC lawyers to pursue equitable monetary relief by proceeding directlyRead More
With increasing regularity and in the wake of the recent Supreme Court holding that the Federal Trade Commission lacks authority to pursue monetary relief in federal court pursuant to Section 13(B) of the FTC Act, the regulatory agency has recently been initiating investigations via civil investigative demands (CIDs) into allegedRead More
Supreme Court Says FTC Lacks Authority to Pursue Monetary Relief in Federal Court Pursuant to Section 13(b) of the FTC Act.
In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Supreme Court recently held in AMG Capital v. FTC that the Federal Trade Commission does not possess authority to pursue “equitable monetary relief” such as restitution or disgorgement in federal court under Section 13(b) of the FTC Act. The Court also stated that theRead More
On March 3, 2021, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed a complaint in the Northern District of Illinois against a third-party payment processor and its founder and former CEO alleging that defendants violated the Consumer Financial Protection Act and the Telemarketing Sales Rule. The CFPA prohibits unfair acts and practices. An act orRead More