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Explore Talent Settles FTC Claims Regarding COPPA Violations

Explore Talent, a web-based talent search company, was accused of violating COPPA by the FTC. To settle those claims, Explore Talent will pay $235,000...

Federal Class Action Filed Against David Wade Correctional Center in Homer, Louisiana

A federal class action lawsuit was filed against David Wade Correctional Center in Homer, Louisiana. The lawsuit alleges that inmates who are mentally ill...
FTC cracks down on student loan debt relief scams.

Ameritech Illegally Charged Consumers Up-Front Fees for Help with Student Loan “Debt Relief”

Ameritech Financial along with its officer Brandon Frere were accused of taking illegal up-front fees in a student loan debt relief scam as part...

United Debt Counselors Forced to Refund Close to Half a Million Dollars to Consumers

United Debt Counselors describes themselves on their website as a debt settlement service that’s been in business for more than seven years. Located in...

Marketing Architects, Inc Accused Creating Deceptive Weight Loss Advertising

Marketing Architects, Inc., was accused by the FTC of creating and using deceptive radio ads for weight loss products for its client, Direct Alternatives....

CWB Services, LLC Accused of Scamming Consumers With Fake Payday Loan Agreements

As if payday loans don’t get people into enough financial trouble (it’s referred to as predatory lending for a reason), the FTC mailed out...

Lyft Sued by Drivers in Federal Class Action Lawsuit (Again)

Lyft is defending itself in a class action lawsuit filed by its own drivers. The company is accused of underpaying drivers. One driver located...

Remington Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Well known American gun maker Remington is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company plans to continue their business operations while they work through...

Behind the SEC’s Moves On ICOs

One of the biggest challenges we face in our times is that technology and marketing move much faster than the legal system’s ability to...

UPDATE: Court Approves Trump University Settlement of $25 Million

In a lawsuit against Trump University that was filed in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, the federal court has approved...

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House Democrats Release New Evidence Ahead of Senate Impeachment Trial of Trump

House Democrats released new materials from Lev Parnas on Friday, ahead of the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald J. Trump. Parnas is a Ukrainian-American...