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Chase Bank USA v. McCoy

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-329 9th Cir. Dec 8, 2010
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Jan 24, 2011 9-0 Sotomayor OT 2010
 
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Holding: The Federal Reserve Board's Regulation Z, in the version that existed before August 2009, did not require credit card issuers to give cardholders advance notice any time they raise the interest rate for default.

Plain English Holding: The Federal Reserve Board's Regulation Z, in the version that existed before August 2009, did not require credit card issuers to give cardholders advance notice any time they raise the interest rate for default.

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Judgment: Ninth Circuit reversed, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Sotomayor on January 24, 2011.

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Invited: January 25, 2010

Filed: May 19, 2010 (Grant, vacate, remand in light of Federal Reserve Board's interpretation of the regulations)

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