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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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Court Grants Final Approval Of $1.2M FCRA Class Action Settlement Against Petco
On November 16, the United States District Court for the Southern District of California granted final approval of a $1.2 million Fair Credit Reporting Act class action settlement against Petco Animal Supplies, Inc.
United States
29 Nov 2018
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Republican Senators Propose Small Business Credit Protection Act
On November 15, Senators Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and John Kennedy (R-La.) announced the Small Business Credit Protection Act ...
United States
28 Nov 2018
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Lender's Requirement Of Dispute-Free Credit Report Does Not Violate ECOA
The Eastern District of Wisconsin issued a ruling dismissing an Equal Credit Opportunity Act case that asserted a novel claim regarding discrimination by a lender in requiring that the applicant...
United States
26 Nov 2018
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Debt Picture Gets Worse In Third Quarter Of 2018
In an ominous sign, Americans' total debt hit another record high, rising to $13.5 trillion in the last quarter, as student loan delinquencies jumped, according to Reuters.
United States
23 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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Lone Court Decision Complicates Question Regarding Effect Of Bankruptcy Under WVCCPA
The West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act ("WVCCPA") is a remedial statute designed to protect West Virginia consumers from improper debt collection.
United States
22 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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Only Half The Story: Material Distinctions Determine Dismissal Of Claims Against Non-Residents Under Bristol-Myers
Last week, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida rejected a defendant's attempt to dismiss a proposed class action claiming Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ("FDCPA")...
United States
14 Nov 2018
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Sixth Circuit Affirms Dismissal Of FCRA "Permissible Purpose" Violations
Accordingly, the dismissal of the action was affirmed.
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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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
14
ABA Resolution 104B Withdrawn Amid Opposition
The American Bar Association proposed Resolution 104B this past July to urge policymakers to adopt specific regulations governing auto dealerships and vehicle financing.
United States
30 Aug 2018
15
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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Jury In West Virginia Returns Verdict For Defendant Lender And Loan Servicer On All Counts
Reverse Mortgage Solutions, Inc. ("RMS"), a leading servicer of home equity conversion mortgages, commonly known as reverse mortgages, recently received a complete defense verdict...
United States
25 Jun 2018
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Risk-Sharing Student Loan Model Gains Some Favorable Attention From Senate And President
As newspaper articles, academic studies, and politicians' speeches have repeated, statistics suggest that a student loan crisis may be building.
United States
3 Apr 2018
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Iowa And Maine Consider Student Loan Proposals
While Washington debates various reforms to the federal government's student loan framework, and other states adopt borrowers' bills of rights to the consternation of the United States Department of Education, other proposals for dealing with the student debt crisis have cropped up in legislatures across the country.
United States
29 Mar 2018
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In Virginia, Fee Cap Halved For Credit Report Security Freezes
How much may a consumer reporting agency charge for a security freeze on a consumer's credit report?
United States
14 Mar 2018
20
Regulatory Power Moves To The States: What This Means For Companies
Despite the current momentum of federal deregulation, state agencies are buttressing consumer protections and ensuring there is no lapse in enforcement.
United States
9 Mar 2018
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