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Dr. Shannon Wheatman to Speak at Judicial Education Event

Posted: August 12, 2014

Dr. Shannon Wheatman, president of Kinsella Media, has been named to the faculty of, and will co-lead a seminar session during, the American Antitrust Institute’s upcoming judicial education conference Business Behavior and Competition Policy i...

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Dr. Shannon Wheatman Named President of Kinsella Media

Posted: July 25, 2014

Dr. Shannon Wheatman has been named president of Kinsella Media. Kathy Kinsella has assumed the role of founder. Dr. Wheatman, previously the senior vice president of Kinsella Media, will lead the firm’s team in the design, analysis, and i...

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Dr. Shannon Wheatman Authors Paper on Capturing Class Members’ Attention

Posted: February 26, 2014

Dr. Shannon Wheatman of Kinsella Media has authored a paper titled “Cutting Through the Clutter: Eight Tips for Capturing Class Members’ Attention and Increasing Response.”   The paper outlines eight methods to help class act...

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Rust, Kinsella Media to Discuss Settlement Notice Programs in CLE Webinar

Posted: February 12, 2014

Tiffaney Janowicz, Esq., of Rust Consulting and Dr. Shannon Wheatman of Kinsella Media will participate in a Continuing Legal Education webinar titled “Crafting Class Settlement Notice Programs: Due Process, Reach, Claims Rates, and More &ndash...

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Kinsella Media Partners with IAPP and Rust Consulting for Privacy Policy White Paper

Posted: February 07, 2014

Dr. Shannon Wheatman and Michelle Ghiselli, both of Kinsella Media, authored a new white paper in conjunction with the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and Rust Consulting. The white paper, “Privacy Policies: How to Com...

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Rust and Kinsella Sponsor St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® Give thanks. Walk.™

Posted: January 27, 2014

On November 23rd, the Rust/Kinsella team joined thousands of people across the country in the 6th Annual St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® Give thanks. Walk.™ As proud sponsors of the event, we are excited to share that $6.3...

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Matthew Potter Named President of Rust Consulting

Posted: October 24, 2013

Matthew Potter has been named the new president of Rust Consulting, a SourceHOV company. An executive vice president and leader of the Faribault office since 2004, Potter has been with Rust in various leadership roles since 1999. “Matt has bui...

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Dr. Shannon Wheatman to Speak at CLE International Class Action Conference

Posted: September 23, 2013

Dr. Shannon Wheatman of Kinsella Media, will present her new paper “Cutting Through the Clutter: Eight Tips for Capturing Class Members’ Attention and Increasing Response” at CLE International’s 9th Annual Class Action Conference on October 3, 2...

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Rust and Kinsella Media Launch What We’ve Noticed

Posted: September 09, 2013

As part of our ongoing dedication to providing our clients with valuable, relevant information to help them design successful settlements, Rust Consulting and Kinsella Media  have launched What We’ve Noticed. Each installment of this series pro...

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Prominent Antitrust Attorney, Kendall S. Zylstra, Joins Rust Consulting

Posted: August 05, 2013

Rust Consulting is pleased to announce that Kendall S. Zylstra has joined its industry leading team as Director of Business Development.  With his decades-long experience in complex litigation, Mr. Zylstra will focus on Rust's rapidly expanding ...

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Rust Provides Update on Independent Foreclosure Review Settlement Payments

Posted: May 08, 2013

Rust Consulting, the paying agent for the Independent Foreclosure Review (IFR) Payment Agreement, said today that a clerical error led to some borrowers in the May 3, 2013, wave of payments being sent checks for less than the amount that the Federal ...

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Independent Foreclosure Review Payment Agreement Underway

Posted: April 17, 2013

Rust Consulting, as the Paying Agent for the Independent Foreclosure Review Payment Agreement, has begun distributing payments to borrowers. On Friday, April 12, approximately 1.4 million payments were sent. Some early payment recipients were told t...

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Rust Omni Launches First Mobile App in Bankruptcy Claims Agent Industry

Posted: July 12, 2012

Rust Omni, the bankruptcy administrative services division of Rust Consulting, Inc., a SourceHOV company, today announced the launch of the first mobile application in the bankruptcy claims agent industry. The app is available for download for iPhone...

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Rust’s Eric Bishop Authors Federal Unemployment Tax Credit Paper

Posted: May 22, 2012

Rust Consulting Senior Vice President Eric Bishop authored an article titled “Possible Effects of Federal Unemployment Tax Credit Reductions in Class Action Settlement Administration.” The article gives an overview of important developments in certai...

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Rust Omni Hires Mitch Ryan and Nellwyn Voorhies-Kantak

Posted: May 08, 2012

Rust Omni, the bankruptcy administrative services division of Rust Consulting, Inc., a SourceHOV company, today announced the hirings of Mitch Ryan and Nellwyn Voorhies-Kantak, Esq., as vice presidents of sales and marketing. “I am very excited that...

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Rust Consulting Enters Bankruptcy Administration Market with Acquisition of Omni Management Group

Posted: December 20, 2011

Rust Consulting, Inc., a leader in legal, public and business sector project administration, announced today that it has acquired Omni Management Group, a Los Angeles and New York-based bankruptcy administration services provider with more than 40 ye...

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Kinsella Media’s Shannon Wheatman to Participate in Webinar on Plain Language Privacy Notices

Posted: October 03, 2011

On Thursday, October 6, plain language expert and Vice President of Kinsella Media, LLC, Shannon Wheatman, will speak on how to develop clear and concise privacy notices that meet today’s legal requirements. Joining Wheatman will be Christopher G. Cw...

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Kinsella’s Alicia Gehring and Maureen Gorman Author Article on Traditional and New Media

Posted: September 30, 2011

Alicia Gehring and Maureen Gorman of Kinsella Media, LLC, have authored an article titled Traditional and New Media in Class Action Notice: The State of Play – Fall 2011. The article addresses new and traditional media options and weighs the shifting...

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Rust Consulting and Identity Theft 911 Partner to Offer First-of-its-Kind Data Breach Services

Posted: September 15, 2011

Companies join forces to bring a comprehensive suite of breach avoidance planning and breach response services Rust Consulting and Identity Theft 911 have announced a partnership that will provide companies with a trusted advisor in navigating the d...

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Dr. Wheatman’s Analysis Cited by Corporate Counsel

Posted: September 02, 2011

A recent article posted in Corporate Counsel ("Making Your Privacy Policy Comprehensive and Comprehensible") cites the recent analysis by Kinsella Media’s Shannon Wheatman, Ph.D., on the privacy policies of Fortune 100 companies. Dr. Wheatman’s resul...

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Wheatman Co-Authors Article, Reviewed in ClassActionBlawg

Posted: February 21, 2011

Kinsella Media Vice President Shannon Wheatman, Ph.D. co-authored with Terri R. LeClerq, Ph.D., an article titled “Majority of Class Action Publication Notices Fail to Satisfy Rule 23 Requirements.” The article, being published in the University of T...

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Rust Consulting, Inc. Expands California Presence with L.A. Office

Posted: February 15, 2011

Rust Consulting, Inc., the national leader in the administration of labor and employment settlements, has expanded its California presence with a new Los Angeles office. Jonathan Paul will serve clients in the Los Angeles area in his new role as clas...

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Kinsella, Wheatman Author Chapter for AAI Publication

Posted: January 25, 2011

Kinsella Media President Katherine Kinsella and Vice President Shannon Wheatman, Ph.D., co-authored a chapter, “Class Notice and Claims Administration,” in the recently published The International Handbook on Private Enforcement of Competition Law. ...

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Rust Consulting Expands Mass Tort Practice

Posted: October 20, 2010

Rust Consulting, Inc. is pleased to announce the expansion of its mass tort practice. This new focus will enable Rust to benefit clients through its operational capacity, managerial expertise, and consultative approach. Rust’s mass tort leadership t...

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Rust's Aaron Carlson Authors New Data Privacy Paper

Posted: September 16, 2010

Aaron Carlson, a consultant with Rust Consulting, Inc., has authored a white paper titled "Trends in Data Privacy and Breach Responses." The paper outlines the increasingly complex environment of maintaining data security, both to protect their cust...

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Rust, Kinsella Authors Featured in New ABA Book

Posted: September 08, 2010

Experts from Rust Consulting, Inc. and Kinsella Media, LLC authored four chapters in the American Bar Association’s new book, A Practitioner’s Guide to Class Actions. Rust and Kinsella Media are the sole settlement administrator and notice provider, ...

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Kinsella Media Announces Two New Vice Presidents, Including Recognized Legal Notice Expert Dr. Shannon Wheatman

Posted: February 03, 2010

Kinsella Media, LLC and Rust Consulting, Inc. are pleased to announce additions to Kinsella Media of two vice presidents, Shannon Wheatman, Ph.D., and Belinda Bulger, Esq. Dr. Wheatman is joining Kinsella Media as Vice President, Notice. She began h...

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Rust Consulting Launches New Brand

Posted: February 03, 2010

Rust Consulting, the nation’s leading class action settlement administrator, today unveiled a new brand identity. The identity system is inspired by Rust’s industry leadership, creative problem-solving and consultative process that delivers based on ...

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Rust Consulting Promotes Two to Senior Consultant

Posted: September 10, 2009

Rust Consulting, Inc. has promoted Eric Parish and Dan Trudeau to the position of senior consultant. In this role, Parish and Trudeau will help clients meet settlement administration goals and serve the needs of the class, courts, and other key stake...

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Continuing Privacy Education (CPE) Courses Now Offered by Rust Response

Posted: May 06, 2009

Rust Response, the critical communications service of Rust Consulting, Inc., is now offering Continuing Privacy Education (CPE) courses, designed for privacy professionals, attorneys and others interested in bolstering their knowledge base or earning...

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Rust Consulting Launches New Brand

Posted: February 02, 2009

Rust Consulting, the nation’s leading class action settlement administrator, today unveiled a new brand identity. The identity system is inspired by Rust’s industry leadership, creative problem-solving and consultative process that delivers based on ...

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