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Steven Paul McSloy Quoted in Law360 Regarding Proposed Federal Regulation of Tribal Banking
Carter Ledyard Corporate Partner Steven Paul McSloy was recently quoted in the Law360 article, “CFPB Lending Tussle Echoes Early Days Of Tribal Gambling,” discussing proposed new regulations by the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to regulate tribal lenders involved in so-called “payday lending.” McSloy noted that the resistance of tribes as sovereigns to state regulation and the resultant jurisdictional confusion was similar to the uncertainty around tribal gambling before the 1988 passage of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, stating that“ what tribes are doing with payday lending is not legally distinct from what they were doing with casinos.” McSloy is a frequent speaker on issues of tribal sovereignty and is the former General Counsel of the Oneida Indian Nation of New York.
Carter Ledyard & Milburn is proud to participate in this year’s Justice Served campaign, an effort by the legal community to end hunger in New York City.
On January 22, 2018, the New York Law Journal published a recent decision by the New York County Surrogate's Court granting a motion to dismiss in favor of a Carter Ledyard client.
Carter Ledyard is pleased to announce that Melissa Erwin and Karen Meara will become counsel to the firm effective January 1, 2018
Carter Ledyard Partner Pang Zhang-Whitaker is presenting a series of 8 weekly talks on “Chinese cross border investments in the US – law and practice" for the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade…
Carter Ledyard represented the East River Fifties Alliance (“ERFA”) in its successful though controversial application to amend the New York City Zoning Resolution to prevent the development of ultra-tall towers…
On November 1, Carter Ledyard client CooperSurgical, Inc. completed its previously announced purchase of the assets and global rights and business of the PARAGARD® Intrauterine Device (IUD) product from Teva…
On behalf of its client, Suffolk County, Carter Ledyard successfully defeated an application by certain oceanfront property owners on Fire Island to preliminarily enjoin the County from acquiring easements on their…
Carter Ledyard partner, Steven Paul McSloy, spoke on Federal Indian law and policy at the California Tribal College’s Certificate Program in Tribal Leadership & Governance at Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation in Brooks,…
Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP is pleased to announce that Ahsaki Benion has joined the firm as a Counsel in our Tax Exempt Organizations practice.
On January 16, 2016, after years of intense negotiations and numerous interim agreements, the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Russia and China (the five permanent members of the United Nations Security…
Carter Ledyard helped one of its merchant cash advance clients prevail in a litigation in which a merchant sought to vacate a judgment entered against it by our client based on an affidavit of confession of judgment.
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Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP is pleased to announce that Charles G. Berry joined the firm as a partner in its Litigation Department. Mr. Berry represents US and foreign banks and businesses, and has achieved many trial,…