Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA, a full-service creditors' rights law firm with over 90 years of client service, is pleased to announce the addition of attorney Cameron W. Deane to the firms Philadelphia office.
On April 1, 2021 the United States Supreme Court issued its opinion in the case Facebook, Inc. v. Noah Duguid, et al, which decided the issue whether equipment that can store and dial telephone numbers can be found to be automatic telephone dialing systems under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
On October 13, 2020, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, (CFPB), issued a Consent Order against an auto lender that will affect how repossessions and payment processing are handled in the future.
In Mortimer v. McCool, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held that the enterprise liability doctrine can be used to pierce the corporate veil. Under this doctrine, also referred to as single-entity or horizontal liability, a plaintiff may not only pursue the corporate debtor or tortfeasor but other affiliated companies.
The COVID-19 pandemic over the course of the past two years has had a tremendous impact and effect on our daily lives. One area in which the pandemic had a positive impact was that it forced court systems across in the country to modernize their practices and procedures.