Tag Archives: Lakota Cash

En Banc Petition in Jackson v. Payday Financial LLC

Here: En banc Petition Clarkson Amicus Brief Panel materials here.

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Seventh Circuit Rules against Western Sky in Jackson v. Payday Financial LLC — A Warning to Indian Country

Here is the opinion: CA7 Opinion Based on these findings, we now conclude that the Plaintiffs’ action should not have been dismissed because the arbitral mechanism specified in the agreement is illusory. We also cannot accept the Loan Entities’ alternative … Continue reading

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Seventh Circuit Supplemental and Amicus Briefs in Jackson v. Payday Financial (Western Sky Affiliates)

Here: Jackson Supplemental Brief Payday Financial Supplemental Brief Federal Trade Commission Amicus Brief Gavin Clarkson Amicus Brief [CA7 Order Denying Clarkson Motion: out of time] Illinois Amicus Brief Payday Financial Brief in Response to Amici TK Prior briefs here, with … Continue reading

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Seventh Circuit Issues Limited Remand(?) in Jackson v. Payday Financial Appeal

Here is the order, which appears to be in response to letters from counsel for both parties on this case (materials here and here): Jackson v. Payday Finanical (7th Cir Order) Jackson Letter Payday Financial Response The appeal remains pending … Continue reading

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Seventh Circuit Briefs in Challenge to Martin Webb Payday Lending Company’s Forum Selection Clause

Here are the briefs in Jackson v. Payday Financial LLC: Jackson Opening Brief PayDay Financial Answer Brief Jackson Reply Brief Lower court materials here.  

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Opening Seventh Circuit Brief in Challenge to Martin Webb Payday Lending Company’s Forum Selection Clause

Here is the opening brief in Jackson v. Payday Financial LLC: Jackson Opening Brief Lower court materials here.

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Illinois Federal Court Upholds Payday Financial (Martin Webb) Forum Selection Clause

Here are the materials in Jackson v. Payday Financial (N.D. Ill.): DCT Order Dismissing Jackson Complaint Payday Financial Motion to Dismiss Jackson Response Payday Financial Reply The forum, of course, is the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Court. This case started … Continue reading

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West Virginia Court Rules Martin Webb’s “Lakota Cash” Must Comply with State AG Subpoenas

Here is the news coverage, via Pechanga. We’ll post the court opinion when the W.Va. posts the press release online (hopefully soon). Our previous posting on Illinois’ suit against “Lakota Cash” is here.

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Illinois Suit against On-Reservation Payday Lenders (Martin A. “Butch” Webb)

Here is the complaint in Jackson v. Payday Financial LLC (Ill. Cir.): Jackson v Payday Financial Complaint Here is a description of the defendant:

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