Bankruptcy News Briefs 10/7


Today’s Headlines…

Collection Agencies Settle North Carolina Investigation

Lower Interest Rates, Higher Filing Costs Influence Bankruptcies

Debt Relief Operation Agrees to $7.9M Judgment

Study Shows Role Debt Collectors Play in Alerting Consumers to Identity Theft

Convenience Fees at Heart of Debt Collection Settlement

Harsh McCoy Rule Rejected in Late Tax Return Cases

Collection Agencies Play Role in ID Theft Alerts: Report


Need a Vacation? Need some CLE? Members Can Have it All Aboard NACBA’s Summit at Sea!

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NACBA is pleased and excited to announce the return of our Members-Only Fall Event!  Mark your calendars for October 7-10, 2016 and prepare to set sail on NACBA’s maiden voyage at sea!The Summit at Sea will offer education on a variety of topics that you will not want to miss.  Schedule and speakers will be announced soon.

Don’t Miss These Upcoming NACBA Events

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Family Law and Bankruptcy Webinar
Speaker: Ian M. Falcone with The Falcone Law Firm
Wednesday, October 7th 2015,
3:00 pm EST, 12:00 pm PST
$25 NACBA Members
$75 Non-Members
Register Here

October Schedule

Student Loans in Bankruptcy Virtual Fall Workshop
October 22-23rd 2015
12:00 PM Eastern to 3:00 PM Eastern
$199.00 NACBA Members
$349.00 Non-Members
Visit the Workshop Agenda for a complete list of speakers.
Register Here

November Schedule

Modernized” Bankruptcy Forms Webinar
Thursday, November 19, 2015
3:00 PM ET/ 2:00 PM CT/1:00 PM MT/12:00 PM PT
Presented by: John Rao, Esq., NACBA Board of Directors and attorney with the National Consumer Law Center
Description: Full overview on what Official Bankruptcy Forms will be replaced with substantially revised, reformatted and renumbered versions effective December 1, 2015.

More information coming soon…



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