The newly-constituted federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is hiring. Positions are available in San Francisco, Chicago, New York and Washington:
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is looking for rigorous, innovative thinkers to shape policy and advance our consumer protection mission. We will be hiring dedicated, talented public servants in a wide array of areas and with many different levels of experience. We are currently looking for great candidates for the positions listed below. Click on any job grade to find out if it is the right opportunity for you.
The deadline to apply is January 23, 2012. More information is available here (click through to the job descriptions).
This morning I am attending the mid-Winter meeting of the Executive Committee of the State Bar's Antitrust and Unfair Competition Law Section, of which I am currently the Secretary. Save the date of November 1, 2012 October 25, 2012 for our annual Golden State Antitrust and Unfair Competition Law Institute, which will take place in San Fransisco again this year.
I have been very busy at work lately, but soon I will have an update on Brinker (with copies of the most recent briefs) and reports on Mazza v. American Honda Motor Co., ___ F.3d ___ (9th Cir. Jan. 12, 2012) and Collins v. eMachines, Inc., ___ Cal.App.4th ___ (Nov. 28, 2011; pub. ord. Dec. 22, 2011; modified Dec. 28, 2011).