The Impact of Coronavirus on State Court Filings

A review of nine state court case dockets reveal that the number of filings of new lawsuits were down 53% in April and 49% in May compared with the same months last year, according to data that was released by Lex Machina. In reviewing the types of cases that were …

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FCC To Vote on Call Blocking Safe Harbor

The Federal Communications Commission will vote next month on establishing a safe harbor that would protect phone carriers from being sued if they inadvertently block a legitimate call as a means of protecting consumers from receiving unwanted calls. But will the safe harbor induce carriers to be more aggressive in …

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