Category Archives: Supreme Court
Supreme Court Unanimously Rules That a Business Engaging in Nonjudicial Foreclosure Proceedings is Not a Debt Collector Under the FDCPA
Co-Authored by Kirsten Pagel, Briggs and Morgan Associate. On Wednesday, March 20, 2019, the Supreme Court ruled, in Obduskey v. McCarthy & Holthus LLP, that a business engaged in nonjudicial foreclosure proceedings is not a “debt collector” under the Fair … Continue reading
Fifth Circuit Strikes Down Entire DOL Fiduciary Duty Rule, Two Days After Tenth Circuit Upholds PTE 84-24: Supreme Court Up Next?
On Thursday, March 15, 2018, the Fifth Circuit vacated the DOL Fiduciary Duty Rule in its entirety, including the Best Interest Contract Exemption (BICE) and the amendments to Prohibited Transaction Exemption (PTE) 84-24, in Chamber of Commerce et al. v. … Continue reading