By Donald Kaufman and Emily Hart*
As of now, the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA) prohibits dealers from unintentional, or “disparate impact,” discrimination in setting dealer reserves in auto financing. This disparate impact can...
By Michael W. Skojec, Sharon Wilson Géno, Bryan J. Harrison, Christopher J. Willis, John L. Culhane, Jr., and Peter N. Cubita
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed for the third time in recent history to decide whether disparate impact claims...
By Michael W. Skojec, Bryan J. Harrison, Christopher J. Willis, and John L. Culhane, Jr.
Yet another Fair Housing Act disparate impact case may find its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. After losing on appeal at the Fifth Circuit in March, the Texas...