Bankruptcy and Restructuring

Up Next: Does Congress Have Constitutional Authority to Regulate Evictions and Foreclosures?

Stay Tuned for the Coming Ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth... Gouin
Commercial Litigation

Texas Federal Court Ruled Federal Government Has No Constitutional Power Over Foreclosures and Evictions

A federal court in Texas has ruled that the federal government has no constitutional power...

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Securities and Financial Services

Financial Services Industry Regulation in The Biden Era

As the Biden administration takes shape, many are foreseeing changes to the regulation and conduct...

Securities and Financial Services

Preparing for Reg BI Exams: The Disclosure Obligation

Be sure you’re following best practices before regulators come knocking. The Securities and Exchange Commission...

Securities and Financial Services

Prepping for SEC Reg BI Exams: What ‘Good-Faith’ Compliance Efforts Look Like

Regulators won’t demand perfect compliance right away, but firms need to show that they’re working...

Commercial Litigation

Creditors Beware: Pitfalls Lurking in the CARES Act and Local Orders

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) provides, among other things, for...

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Commercial Litigation

Mortgage Lenders Beware: CARES Act Potentially Erases Billions of Dollars in Federally-Backed Loan Values

Mortgage lenders beware: The “CARES” Act has features that make enforcement of federally-backed mortgage loans...

Commercial Litigation

Significant FCC Ruling Distinguishes Online Fax Services Not in Violation of TCPA

In a welcome win to defendants fighting TCPA fax class actions, the Consumer and Governmental...

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Commercial Litigation

House Passes Bill To Protect Banks, Credit Unions And Insurance Companies Providing Services To Legal Cannabis Businesses

Banks, credit unions and insurance companies would be protected in doing business with a wide...

Commercial Litigation

TCPA Fax Class Actions Could Be An Endangered Species

Originally published on Law360 on August 1 2019. A number of emerging trends and events...