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Quoted In "Obama's Move On Guns Turns On Murky Definition Of Who's A Dealer", Kari E Hong, Tourluse Olorunnipa 2016

Quoted In "Obama's Move On Guns Turns On Murky Definition Of Who's A Dealer", Kari E Hong, Tourluse Olorunnipa

Kari E. Hong

Quoted in BloombergPolitics article concerning the lack of consensus around the definition of a gun dealer.


The Hidden Scam: Why Consumers Should No Longer Be Forced To Shoulder The Burden Of Liability For Mobile Cramming, Caroline E. Sweet 2016 University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

The Hidden Scam: Why Consumers Should No Longer Be Forced To Shoulder The Burden Of Liability For Mobile Cramming, Caroline E. Sweet

Journal of Business & Technology Law

No abstract provided.


Innovations In Mobile Broadband Pricing, Daniel A. Lyons 2016 Boston College Law School

Innovations In Mobile Broadband Pricing, Daniel A. Lyons

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

The FCC’s net neutrality rules sought to limit interference by broadband service providers in markets for Internet-based content and applications. But to do so, the Commission significantly reduced the amount of innovation possible in the broadband service market. Within limits, broadband providers may offer different plans that vary the quantity of service available to customers, as well as the quality of that service. But they generally cannot vary the service itself: with limited exceptions, broadband providers must offer customers access to all lawful Internet traffic, or none at all. This Article explores the way in which this all-or-nothing homogenization ...


Charging The Poor: Criminal Justice Debt & Modern-Day Debtors' Prisons, Neil L Sobol 2015

Charging The Poor: Criminal Justice Debt & Modern-Day Debtors' Prisons, Neil L Sobol

Neil L Sobol

Debtors’ prisons should no longer exist. While imprisonment for debt was common in colonial times in the United States, subsequent constitutional provisions, legislation, and court rulings all called for the abolition of incarcerating individuals to collect debt. Despite these prohibitions, individuals who are unable to pay debts are now regularly incarcerated, and the vast majority of them are indigent. In 2015, at least ten lawsuits were filed against municipalities for incarcerating individuals in modern-day debtors’ prisons.

Criminal justice debt is the primary source for this imprisonment. Criminal justice debt includes fines, restitution charges, court costs, and fees. Monetary charges exist ...


Innovations In Mobile Broadband Pricing, Daniel Lyons, Daniel Lyons 2015 Boston College

Innovations In Mobile Broadband Pricing, Daniel Lyons, Daniel Lyons

Daniel Lyons

The FCC’s net neutrality rules sought to limit interference by broadband service providers in markets for Internet-based content and applications. But to do so, the Commission significantly reduced the amount of innovation possible in the broadband service market. Within limits, broadband providers may offer different plans that vary the quantity of service available to customers, as well as the quality of that service. But they generally cannot vary the service itself: with limited exceptions, broadband providers must offer customers access to all lawful Internet traffic, or none at all. 

This Article explores the way in which this all-or-nothing homogenization ...


Preventing Preemption: Finding Freedom For States To Protect Their Citizens’ Personal History Information (Forthcoming), Elizabeth De Armond 2015 Chicago-Kent College of Law

Preventing Preemption: Finding Freedom For States To Protect Their Citizens’ Personal History Information (Forthcoming), Elizabeth De Armond

Elizabeth De Armond

The Great Recession awoke state legislators to the power of individuals’ credit reports to hinder their economic opportunities. Many legislators would like to assuage the effects of bad historical events on the futures of the citizens that they represent. Among the topics they can address are employers’ use of credit reports, the presence of criminal record information in credit reports, and the toxic effects of identity theft and medical debt on credit reports. However, the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act’s preemptive effects must be acknowledged and negotiated. This article evaluates potential state legislative efforts against the FCRA’s preemption ...


Youtube Marketing: Legality Of Sponsorship And Endorsement In Advertising, Katrina Wu 2015 University of San Diego

Youtube Marketing: Legality Of Sponsorship And Endorsement In Advertising, Katrina Wu

Katrina Wu

YouTube endorsement marketing, sometimes referred to as native advertising, is a form of marketing where advertisements are seamlessly incorporated into the video content unlike traditional commercials. The paper categorizes YouTube endorsement marketing into three forms: (1) direct sponsorship where the content creator partners with the sponsor to create videos, (2) affiliated links where the content creator gets a commission resulting from purchases attributable to the content creator, and (3) free product sampling where products are sent to content creators for free to be featured in a video. Examples in each of the three forms of YouTube marketing can be observed ...


The Defend Trade Secrets Act Of 2015, S. 1890, H.R. 3326, 114th Congress (2015), Joseph K.C. Doukmetzian 2015 Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law

The Defend Trade Secrets Act Of 2015, S. 1890, H.R. 3326, 114th Congress (2015), Joseph K.C. Doukmetzian

Catholic University Journal of Law and Technology

No abstract provided.


Newsroom: Logan On 2015'S Record Settlements, Roger Williams University School of Law 2015 Roger Williams University

Newsroom: Logan On 2015'S Record Settlements, Roger Williams University School Of Law

Life of the Law School (1993- )

Also available @ http://law.rwu.edu/story/logan-2015s-record-settlements


Revoke The Gun Industry's License To Kill, Kari E Hong, Anthony L Label 2015

Revoke The Gun Industry's License To Kill, Kari E Hong, Anthony L Label

Kari E. Hong

Op-ed, co-authored with Anthony L. Label, arguing against the gun industry's exemption from civil liability.


Turning Ethical Issues Into Teaching Moments: Clinical Pedagogy Workshop, Alexis Anderson 2015 Boston College Law School

Turning Ethical Issues Into Teaching Moments: Clinical Pedagogy Workshop, Alexis Anderson

Alexis Anderson

An interactive discussion about the challenges of assisting clinical law students in dealing with the ethical issues they confront in practice. Part of an ongoing faculty series.


El Rol Del Jurista Y El Espíritu De Hulk, Rómulo Morales 2015

El Rol Del Jurista Y El Espíritu De Hulk, Rómulo Morales

Rómulo Martín Morales Hervias

El Jurista es como Bruce Banner pero también como Hulk cuando cuestiona las soluciones desarrolladas por doctrinas o jurisprudencias sin tomar en cuenta la tradición y la realidad jurídica de las acciones humanas actuales. Se desarrolla el abuso del derecho como pretexto para entender el espíritu de Hulk.


Video: Prof. Sahani Presents At Nyu Center On Civil Justice 2015 Fall Conference On Litigation Funding, Victoria S Sahani 2015 Washington and Lee University School of Law

Video: Prof. Sahani Presents At Nyu Center On Civil Justice 2015 Fall Conference On Litigation Funding, Victoria S Sahani

Victoria Shannon Sahani

Litigation Funding: The Basics and Beyond

Third-party litigation funding is gaining a foothold in the United States. A global phenomenon, litigation funding has taken secure root in the United Kingdom, Australia and Hong Kong. It is, however, relatively new in the United States, and for many here the practice is wrapped in mystery. As a result, the Center on Civil Justice at NYU Law examined the impact it may have on our justice system and what, if any, regulation might be necessary. The center does this as part of its mission to engage scholars, practitioners, judges, and others in examination ...


Consumer Issues In Revised Articles 3 And 4 Of The Ucc, Mark Budnitz 2015 Georgia State University College of Law

Consumer Issues In Revised Articles 3 And 4 Of The Ucc, Mark Budnitz

Mark E. Budnitz

No abstract provided.


The Revision Of U.C.C. Articles Three And Four: A Process Which Excluded Consumer Protection Requires Federal Action, Mark Budnitz 2015 Georgia State University College of Law

The Revision Of U.C.C. Articles Three And Four: A Process Which Excluded Consumer Protection Requires Federal Action, Mark Budnitz

Mark E. Budnitz

No abstract provided.


Mobile Financial Services: The Need For A Comprehensive Consumer Protection Law, Mark Budnitz 2015 Georgia State University College of Law

Mobile Financial Services: The Need For A Comprehensive Consumer Protection Law, Mark Budnitz

Mark E. Budnitz

The article first describes mobile financial services for consumers and the types of companies participating in the provision of those services. Anticipated consumer problems are explored, including: security, privacy, unauthorized transfers, error resolution, viruses, system breakdown, consumer mistake, and the need for documentation and a history of transactions. Public policy and government regulatory issues are examined. Applicable U.S. state and federal laws are reviewed; their gaps and inadequacies are identified. The article concludes with a description of a proposed Model Law that provides satisfactory consumer protection.


Payment Protection Advocacy, Mark Budnitz 2015 Georgia State University College of Law

Payment Protection Advocacy, Mark Budnitz

Mark E. Budnitz

No abstract provided.


Fair Credit Reporting Act, Willard Ogburn, Mark Budnitz 2015 Georgia State University College of Law

Fair Credit Reporting Act, Willard Ogburn, Mark Budnitz

Mark E. Budnitz

No abstract provided.


Federal Regulation Of Consumer Disputes In Computer Banking Transactions, Mark Budnitz 2015 Georgia State University College of Law

Federal Regulation Of Consumer Disputes In Computer Banking Transactions, Mark Budnitz

Mark E. Budnitz

No abstract provided.


Deceptive Claims For Prepaid Telephone Cards And The Need For Regulation, Mark Budnitz, Martina Rojo, Julia Marlowe 2015 Prof., Georgia State University College of Law.

Deceptive Claims For Prepaid Telephone Cards And The Need For Regulation, Mark Budnitz, Martina Rojo, Julia Marlowe

Mark E. Budnitz

No abstract provided.


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