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N.Y. Enacts Anti-Robocall Laws

On the same day that she signed a series of new bills — including one targeting debt collection — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul also signed two other new bills into law that target robocalls and enact measures that will likely see more calls being automatically blocked by phone carriers. …

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N.Y. Governor Signs Debt Collection Bill Into Law

CORRECTION: This article has been updated to reflect that only parts of the law went into effect immediately. Only the section including the name of the law actually went into effect immediately. The new statute of limitations provisions will go into effect 150 days after the bill was signed into …

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N.Y. Gov. Nominates New DFS Superintendent

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul yesterday nominated Adrienne Harris, a former economic advisor to President Obama, to be the next Superintendent of the state’s Department of Financial Services. Harris, if confirmed, will replaced Linda Lacewell, who resigned last month in the wake of the scandal that brought down Gov. Andrew …

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