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  1. Appealing News Regarding the TCPARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On Friday, July 24, the United States Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation issued an Order consolidating in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals three timely petitions for review of a July 10, 2015 Declaratory Ruling and Order of the Federal Communications Commission . That Order resolved 21 petitions for declaratory ruling, proposed rulemaking and clarification relating to a number of purported ambiguities in the Telephone Consumer Protection Act .

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  2. Black and Hispanic Chicago residents represent 'highest...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hot Air

    The Land of Lincoln was the last state to recognize concealed carry rights in July of 2013 after the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the state's law banning the carrying of firearms in public was unconstitutional in December of 2012. In January of 2014 , the law allowing for concealed carry went into effect, and Chicago saw the lowest murder rate since 1958 .

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  3. Updated: Silk Exotic applies for licenses to open on Milwaukee and WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    ... failure to grant a previous license. The city has appealed that federal court ruling to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals and reports are that negotiations are in the works for a settlement. Ald. Robert Bauman, who represents downtown, recently ...

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  4. Insights from DRI Class Action Seminar 2015 - Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    As I've done in past years, this post and the next one will summarize some takeaways I gleaned from this year's DRI Class Action Seminar. Impact of Dart Cherokee: Nowell Berreth, who argued this case in the Supreme Court, spoke about this case, which held that a notice of removal is not required to attach evidence.

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  5. Wheaton College ends student health coverage over contraception mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Wheaton College is ending health care coverage for more than 700 undergraduate and graduate students, about a quarter of the student body, to avoid complying with the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive rules. Wheaton College is ending health care coverage for more than 700 undergraduate and graduate students, about a quarter of the student body, to avoid complying with the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive rules.

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  6. Wisconsin asks US Supreme Court to take Ho Chunk casino caseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear his appeal of a federal court ruling that allows the Ho-Chunk Nation to offer video poker at its Madison casino. Schimel on Tuesday announced the request to hear the case had been filed on Monday.

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  7. Neiman Marcus cyber security ruling could have wide influence 10:45...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    A federal appeals court ruling involving retailer Neiman Marcus that permits consumer data breach victims to pursue their putative class action litigation is likely to be influential with other appellate courts, and may even be ultimately heard by the U.S. Supreme Court. "There's no question it's a highly significant decision," Roberta Anderson, a partner at K&L Gates L.L.P. in Pittsburgh, who was not involved in the case, said of Monday's ruling by the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago in Hilary Remijas et al. v.

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  8. Political Logrolling Approved by Seventh CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | JD Supra

    It has been a banner season for politically important public corruption rulings. Two weeks ago the Fourth Circuit issued its opinion upholding the conviction of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell.

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  9. Blacks And Hispanics Are Lining Up For Their Concealed Carry Permits In ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Townhall

    The Land of Lincoln was the last state to recognize concealed carry rights in July of 2013 after the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the state's law banning the carrying of firearms in public was unconstitutional in December of 2012. In January of 2014 , the law allowing for concealed carry went into effect, and Chicago saw the lowest murder rate since 1958 .

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  10. Ind. Decisions - 7th Circuit decides a second Indiana case today, re FDCPARead the original story

    Monday | Indiana Law Blog

    Grant E. Bentrud owes Capital One Bank, N.A. , money-$10,955.20 to be exact. He amassed that debt on his credit card, and he does not dispute it here.

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  11. New FCC Order Spurs Legal ChallengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | JD Supra

    The Association of Credit and Collection Professionals swiftly-filed a petition for review of the FCC's July 10, 2015 Declaratory Ruling and Order in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. The petition challenges the FCC's treatment of automatic dialing systems, predictive dialers and its definition of prior express consent.

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  12. Rod Blagojevich: Appeals Court Tosses Some CountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TalkLeft

    It took 17 months for the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals to rule on former Gov. Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich's appeal. The decision came down July 21, and the Court threw out a few counts .

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  13. Ind. Decisions - 7th Circuit decides one Indiana case today, a reversalRead the original story

    Monday | Indiana Law Blog

    Plaintiff-appellant, Indiana Electrical Pension Benefit Plan , through its trustee, James Tsareff, brings this action to collect withdrawal liability from defendant-appellee, ManWeb Services, Inc. , under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act , as amended by the Multiemployer Pension Plan Amendments Act of 1980 , 29 U.S.C. A A 1001-1461. The Plan argues that ManWeb is responsible for the withdrawal liability incurred by Tiernan & Hoover, certain assets of which ManWeb acquired through an asset sale, under a theory of successor liability.

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  14. 7th District judge honored by OFRWRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Salem News

    Judge Carol Ann Robb was recently honored by the Ohio Federation of Republican Women at its biennial tribute to women event. Robb is a member of the Canfield Republican Women's Club that nominated her for the recognition.

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  15. Pluses, minuses for Blagojevich in appellate rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Cybercast News Service

    Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich may still end up serving all of his 14-year prison term despite an appeals court ruling that he didn't break the law when he sought to secure a post in President Barack Obama's Cabinet for appointing an Obama adviser to the president's old U.S. Senate seat. In overturning five of 18 corruptions counts that sent Blagojevich off to a prison, the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago on Tuesday also ordered he be resentenced.

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  16. 7th Circuit - Alleged Injuries Can Confer Standing In Data Breach SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | JD Supra

    In any case involving a data breach of customer or employee information, the first line of defense for the defendant is to assert that the plaintiff lack standing to bring suit. In Remijas v.

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  17. Remijas v. Neiman Marcus: Seventh Circuit Affords Broad Standing To Sue Over Consumer Data BreachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | JD Supra

    When hackers breach a business's systems, class actions are sure to follow. Often, however, these suits have faltered right out of the starting gate.

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  18. Ind. Decisions - 7th Circuit decides one Indiana case todayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Indiana Law Blog

    This appeal is a sequel to our decision reported at 735 F.3d 577 , in which we held unconstitutional a provision of the Indiana Unclaimed Property Act, Ind. Code A A 32-34-1-1 et seq.

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  19. Seventh Circuit Concludes Plaintiffs Have Standing to Sue in Data Breach Class ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | JD Supra

    On July 20, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit held in Remijas v. Neiman Marcus Group that injuries associated with resolving fraudulent charges and protecting oneself against future identity theft after a data breach at Neiman Marcus sufficed to establish standing under Article III of the U.S. Constitution.

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  20. Seventh Circuit: Data Breach Victims Have Standing Based on Future HarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Eric Goldman

    Plaintiffs sued Neiman Marcus on behalf of a putative class alleging claims arising out of a 2013 data breach. Neiman Marcus informed its customers that an attack had occurred and 350,000 cards had been exposed.

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