June 13, 2019
April 17, 2019
The Center turns ONE today! Exactly a year ago, a brand-new entity took shape within the walls of Berkeley Law. Today, like many another one-year-old, it has begun to move around (visits to the even younger consumer law centers in West Virginia and Montana are in the offing) and to talk (and it has – see below – so much to say!)….
April 15, 2019
April 10, 2019
Last month 1Ls Ted Lee, Samson Lim, and Oscar Sarabia Roman of Berkeley’s Consumer Advocacy and Protection Society (CAPS) submitted a public comment to the Federal Communications Commission in conjunction with the Center. Contrary to the claims made by NorthStar Alarm Services in a petition submitted in January, the CAPS students argued that so
In March the Center filed an amicus brief in the Ninth Circuit in Zabriskie v.
Photos from the inaugural Consumer Law Scholars Conference this February are available for viewing here! Thanks to the wonderful group of scholars, speakers, and attendees who made it such a success.
March 27, 2019
The Center turned nine months old in January. And, like any self-respecting nine-month-old, we are on the move....
January 29, 2019
November 2, 2018
The Center for Consumer Law & Economic Justice opened its doors half a year ago. Like any 6-month-old, the Center has learned a few tricks, begun to get itself moving, and is looking forward to fully standing up in the near future.
A snapshot of what the Center has been up to since you last heard from us:
September 15, 2018
September 3, 2018
August 30, 2018
August 20, 2018
Berkeley’s Consumer Advocacy and Protection Society (CAPS) has recently submitted public comments to the Federal Trade Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on several important consumer protection topics.
July 22, 2018
The Center for Consumer Law & Economic Justice opened its doors 90 days ago. Click HERE for our first 90-day Report: https://conta.cc/2Lu7JmE. Here is a snapshot of some of what the Center has been up to so far:
May 24, 2018
The “Corporate Crime Reporter” recently featured an interview with Ted Mermin about Berkeley’s new Center for Consumer Law & Economic Justice. You can find the article here: https://www.corporatecrimereporter.com/news/200/ted-mermin-berkeley-center-consumer-law-economic-justice/
The California Law Review has recently published an article about the East Bay Community Law Center’s Consumer Justice Clinic. The piece was authored by Center Executive Director Ted Mermin, who helped create the the Consumer Justice Clinic. The article can be accessed here: http://www.californialawreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/8-Festschrift_Mermin.pdf.
April 18, 2018
The Berkeley Center for Consumer Law and Economic Justice opened its doors last week – on Monday, April 16, 2018 – and what a week it was.