Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Colleen Sinzdak , Hogan Lovells US LLP, Washington, DC ( Morgan L. Goodspeed , Neal Kumar Katyal , Hogan Lovells US LLP, Washington, DC; Richard J. Zack , Matthew B. Homberger , Pepper Hamilton LLP, Philadelphia, PA, on the brief), for Defendants-Appellants Joel Rosette, Ted Whitford, and Tim McInerney.
Lewis S. Wiener , Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP, Washington, DC ( Kymberly Kochis , Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP, New York, NY; Ritchie E. Berger , Dinse Knapp McAndrew , Burlington, VT; Stephen D. Hibbard , Jones Day, San Francisco, CA; Todd R. Geremia , Jones Day, New York, NY; Stephen D. Ellis , Ellis Boxer & Blake PLLC, Springfield, VT; Richard L. Scheff , David F. Herman , Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP, Philadelphia, PA; Thomas Hefferon , Sabrina Rose-Smith , Matthew Sheldon , Goodwin Procter LLP, Washington, DC, on the brief), for Defendants-Appellants Think Finance, Inc., TC Decision Sciences, LLC, Tailwind Marketing, LLC, TC Loan Service, LLC, Technology Crossover Ventures, Kenneth E. Rees, and Sequoia Capital Operations, LLC.
Matthew B. Byrne , Gravel & Shea PC, Burlington, VT ( Kathleen M. Donovan-Maher , Steven J. Buttacavoli , Anne F. O'Berry , Steven L. Groopman , Berman DeValerio , Boston, MA, on the brief), for Plaintiffs-Appellees.
Jeffrey R. White , Julie Braman Kane , American Association for Justice, Washington, DC, as amicus curiae in support of Plaintiffs-Appellees.
Scott L. Nelson , Allison M. Zieve , Public Citizen Litigation Group, Public Citizen, Inc., Washington, DC, as amicus curiae in support of Plaintiffs-Appellees.
Before: Leval, Hall, and Chin, Circuit Judges.
Hall, Circuit Judge:
The federal government and many states have laws designed to protect consumers against predatory lending practices. In this case, we must determine what happens when those laws conflict with the off-reservation commercial activities of Indian tribes. In so doing, we probe the boundaries of tribal sovereign immunity and hold...
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