2d Circuit: Loan Investors Subject to State Usury Laws

BlogBusiness LawConsumer Protection   |   July 6, 2015

The Second Circuit ruled that third party debt-buyers are subject to state usury laws, and can no longer charge excessively high interest rates on loans and credit cards. This case will have a significant effect on purchasers of debt and a variety … Continue reading

Happy 4th of July

Uncategorized   |   July 4, 2015

Today, 63% of people will attend a fireworks display and 80% will attend a barbecue, picnic or cookout.

Happy Independence Day

BlogCivil Rights   |   July 3, 2015

The Declaration of Independence: A Transcription IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which … Continue reading

Password Management Company LastPass Gets Hacked

BlogConsumer Protection   |   July 2, 2015

By Linn Freedman  | Robinson & Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider LastPass, a company offering a product for customers to centrally manage their passwords with a single password, disclosed on its blog on June 15, 2015, that intruders had broken into its … Continue reading