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Fifth Circuit Affirms District Court's Decision, Awards No Fees To Plaintiff's Counsel For Successful FDCPA Claim Due To "Special Circumstances" Exception
Generally, a successful judgment for a violation of the FDCPA allows for an award of attorney's fees for the consumer's counsel.
United States
5 Dec 2018
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They're REALLY Coming For Robocalls! FCC Releases Final Draft Proposal Designed To Reduce Robocalls
Last month, Troutman Sanders reported on the proposed TRACED Act which would instruct the Federal Communications Commission to engage in rulemaking to protect consumers from receiving unwanted calls and text messages ...
United States
5 Dec 2018
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FCC Chairman Proposes Reassigned Numbers Database And Supports Blocking Of Spam Robotexts
On November 20, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai proposed the implementation of a reassigned numbers database and a declaration that wireless providers are authorized to take measures to stop unwanted text messaging.
United States
30 Nov 2018
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Virginia AG Untangles Online Lending Web And Obtains $50 Million Judgment
This swift action embodies Attorney General Mark Herring's recent effort to vigorously enforce Virginia's lending laws.
United States
30 Nov 2018
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NexGen Student Loan Servicing: What You Need To Know
The next generation of federal student loan servicing is scheduled to debut in 2019.
United States
30 Nov 2018
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State Attorneys General Declare Opposition To Congressional Attempts To Expand Federal Preemption
As Congress' emboldened majority has sought to lessen the federal government's regulatory footprint, the states have not always been quiet, as one summertime example amply shows.
United States
22 Nov 2018
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They're Coming For Robocalls! Senators Unveil Bipartisan Proposal
On November 16, Sen. John Thune, the current chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, and Ed Markey, a member of the committee and the author of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act...
United States
22 Nov 2018
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SCOTUS To Address Impact Of FCC's TCPA Rulings On Courts
The United States Supreme Court has granted certiorari to a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) case that could fundamentally shape the interpretation of one of the most litigated statutes in America.
United States
21 Nov 2018
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Federal Court Shuts Door On Motion To Dismiss In FDCPA Case Based On Counterclaims In Previous Collections Lawsuit
The Court in Patterson v. Peterson Enterprises, Inc., No. 2:18-cv-161-RMP (E.D. Wash. Oct. 23, 2018) recently denied a motion to dismiss seeking dismissal of a Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
United States
14 Nov 2018
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Eighth Circuit Holds That Plaintiff Who Consented To Alleged FCRA Violation Lacks Standing
a recent Eighth Circuit case, the appellate court vacated the district court's orders, holding that the plaintiff lacked Article III standing to bring her Fair Credit Reporting Act claims in federal court.
United States
14 Nov 2018
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CFPB Expects To Issue Notice Of Proposed Rulemaking On FDCPA
On October 17, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection issued its Fall Rulemaking Agenda
United States
13 Nov 2018
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FCRA's Permissible Purpose Is Broad Enough To Overcome Attempted Restrictions By Consumer
Citing Seventh Circuit precedent, the Eastern District of Wisconsin recently held the broad scope of the Fair Credit Reporting Act's permissible purpose includes use that disregards an attempted restriction request...
United States
13 Nov 2018
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West Virginia's WVCCPA § 46A-5-108 Cure Statute – A Year In Review
On July 4, 2017, W. Va. Code § 46A-5-108 went into effect, requiring West Virginia consumers to send a written "Notice of Right to Cure" ...
United States
4 Oct 2018
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ALERT For Ninth Circuit And TCPA: A System That Has The Capacity To Automatically Dial Stored Numbers Is An ATDS
On September 20, 2018, the Ninth Circuit in Marks v. Crunch San Diego, LLC (Case: 14-56834), overturned a lower court's ruling that a text messaging system ...
United States
26 Sep 2018
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CFPB Issues Model FCRA Summary Of Rights Form Ahead Of September 21 Effective Date
On September 12, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued an interim final rule which provided a model
United States
19 Sep 2018
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Expanding Authority: How The Virginia Attorney General Has Used The Virginia Consumer Protection Act To Augment Its Reach
The Virginia Consumer Protection Act (VCPA), Virginia Code § 59.1-196 et seq., represents the Virginia General Assembly's effort to enact a sweeping and potent remedial tool to protect consumers ...
United States
17 Sep 2018
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Democrat Senators Seek Amendment Of FCRA, FDCPA For Medical Debts
Further, medical debt that has been settled or paid off would be required to be removed from a person's credit report within 45 days of payment or settlement.
United States
10 Sep 2018
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Supreme Court Of California Affirms Constitutionality Of State's Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act In Connor v. First Student, Inc.
On August 20, 2018, the Supreme Court of California issued its long-awaited order in Connor v. First Student, Inc. finding the state's Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act was not unconstitutionally vague ...
United States
30 Aug 2018
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DC Federal Court Dismisses FACTA Class Action On Standing Grounds
On August 3, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia dismissed a putative class action brought under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act ...
United States
15 Aug 2018
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Not Quite Done: A CFPB Advisory Body Falls
On June 6, the Consumer Advisory Board's twenty-two members were informed that they would no longer serve on the CAB and could not reapply for their former positions.
United States
25 Jun 2018
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