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Patrick T. Ryan is co-chair of the Appellate Litigation practice of Montgomery McCracken and is a member of the firm’s Class Action Defense practice group. His practice emphasizes commercial litigation, antitrust matters, the defense of professional liability claims, and business litigation involving claims asserted under the federal RICO statute.
Oct 09

Eleventh Circuit Finds Standing in a FACTA Case but Maintains its Decision Does Not Create a Circuit Split

On Wednesday of last week, the Eleventh Circuit did what no other post-Spokeo federal court of appeals has done.  It held that a plaintiff alleging a willful violation of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (“FACTA”) based on being given a receipt that showed… Read More

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Dec 05

The Fight Begins Over FACTA Standing in State Courts

This post was co-authored by John G. Papianou and Erin A. Novak of Montgomery McCracken. Since the Supreme Court’s decision in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, 136 S. Ct. 1540 (2016), FACTA plaintiffs have had a difficult time convincing federal courts that they’ve suffered a concrete harm.  Spokeo held… Read More