Cyberfraud, identity theft and consumer fraud threaten Floridians on a daily basis. Gordon Law Offices routinely acts as lead counsel, executive committee counsel, and local counsel in class action lawsuits involving defective and dangerous products and medications, deceptive marketing or advertising, unfair business practices, consumer fraud, violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, violations of employee rights in the workplace, and professional and collegiate athlete concussion litigation.
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The district court dismissed the suit, finding that federal disclosure law preempted the suit, but the appellate court reversed, holding that penalizing loan servicers for making affirmative misrepresentations did not impose additional disclosure requirements on servicers, and thus was not preempted.
Before the introduction of the Act, and its extension in 1994 to cover all domestic consumer goods, the only way you could make a claim against a supplier for selling you a defective product was to use the Sale of Goods Act, which did not provide the same level of protection for consumers.
An Illinois Federal District court recently handed Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA”) claim defendants a win of sorts by slashing the size of a putative class, striking all out-of-state residents from the putative class on personal jurisdiction grounds.
She defends clients in claims arising from the Fair & Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), the Chicago Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance (RLTO), CERCLA, the Clean Water Act, and RCRA.
The two defendants, both incorporated in and having their principal places of business in Florida, moved to strike all non-Illinois plaintiffs from the putative class on grounds that the court lacked general or specific personal jurisdiction over the defendants with regard to the claims of those plaintiffs.
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