Tribal Leaders Immune In Payday Loan Suit, 2nd Circ. Hears

Law360, New York (May 12, 2017, 4:15 PM EDT) -- Officials of Chippewa Cree payday lender Plain Green LLC asked the Second Circuit Friday to find a lower court erred in not recognizing their sovereign immunity as tribal officials in allowing a proposed racketeering and consumer protection class action by customers to proceed.

Colleen Sinzdak of Hogan Lovells US LLP, arguing for Plain Green CEO Joel Rosette and two other company officials, told the three-judge panel that two Vermont state law claims fail “out of the gate” because a plaintiff must “at a minimum allege a...
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Case Title

Gingras v. Rosette


Case Number

16-2019

Court

Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3480 Consumer Credit

Date Filed

June 17, 2016


Case Title

Gingras v. Rosette


Case Number

16-2132

Court

Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3480 Consumer Credit

Date Filed

June 22, 2016


Case Title

Gingras v. Rosette


Case Number

16-2135

Court

Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3480 Consumer Credit

Date Filed

June 17, 2016


Case Title

Gingras v. Rosette


Case Number

16-2138

Court

Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3480 Consumer Credit

Date Filed

June 17, 2016


Case Title

Gingras v. Rosette


Case Number

16-2140

Court

Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3480 Consumer Credit

Date Filed

June 17, 2016

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