Welcome to Taft’s Class Action & Consumer Insights blog. Here, we will discuss developments in class actions and consumer statutes that are frequently the subject of class actions, such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and various state-law consumer-protection statutes. We hope you enjoy.

Photo of Michael J. Zbiegien, Jr. Michael J. Zbiegien, Jr.

Mike has represented companies in nation-wide class actions, including matters related to the Fair Credit Reporting Act, consumer issues, employment issues, and insurance rates. In addition, Mike has experience in disputes related to technology issues, such as IT architecture, intellectual property, social media…

Mike has represented companies in nation-wide class actions, including matters related to the Fair Credit Reporting Act, consumer issues, employment issues, and insurance rates. In addition, Mike has experience in disputes related to technology issues, such as IT architecture, intellectual property, social media and cybersecurity issues. Mike also represents businesses and individuals in lawsuits related to contract disputes, mergers and acquisitions disputes, noncompete agreements and restrictive covenants, business valuation disputes, UCC issues, and commercial leases.

Photo of Daniel H. Bryan Daniel H. Bryan

Daniel is a litigator who has represented clients in complex business litigation, class-action defense, intellectual property disputes, and data privacy matters, including crisis management and breach response. He has extensive experience across various industries in Ohio and New York courts, in private arbitrations…

Daniel is a litigator who has represented clients in complex business litigation, class-action defense, intellectual property disputes, and data privacy matters, including crisis management and breach response. He has extensive experience across various industries in Ohio and New York courts, in private arbitrations, and in business negotiations outside of the courtroom.