FDCPA Case law Review for February 2017
ACA International to File Brief in PHH Case
Court Dismissed Student Loan Debtors’ Class Action since Notes Contained Arbitration Clause and Class Action Waiver
CFPB Office of Consumer Response Reviews Changes to Complaint Database During Recent CAB Meeting
Consumers’ Credit Card Balances Contribute to Overall Decline in Borrowing
49 Call Attempts in 18 Days with No Evidence of Intent to Harass = No FDCPA Violation
Online Lender Wins Motion to Compel Arbitration and Avoids Nationwide Consumer Class Action
Doubling Down on Criticism of CFPB
Economists: Hawaii has the second-highest consumer debt in the nation
Debt, ID theft still consumer hot-buttons
Lawmakers Try Again To Close Loophole Allowing Government To Make Debt-Collection Robocalls
Fourth Circuit Hands Victory to Lenders in Chapter 13 Mortgage Case
Upcoming NACBA Events
Join us in celebrating 25 years of NACBA on May 4th-7th in Orlando, Florida at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Visit NACBA25 for all the details on speakers, sessions, hotel reservations, registration and more! Register today for the Early Bird Rate that ends March 17th, 2017 for savings!
Register Today for Two New NACBA Webinars in March!
10 Critical Numbers That Will Determine the Success or Failure of Your Law Firm
Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 2:00 PM-3:00 PM ET
Presented by: Stephen Fairley, The Rainmaker Institute
Cost: No Fee – NACBA Member Benefit
What to do: Post HAMP for Mortgage Borrower Clients
Date: Thursday, March 16, 2017, 3:00 PM Eastern to 4:00 PM Eastern.
Presented by: Marc Dann Esq., and Bobby Rivera Esq.
Receive a $25 Amazon Gift Card!
In honor of NACBA’s 25th Anniversary, we want to reward you with a $25 Amazon Gift Card! Introduce a new member to NACBA and we will send you $25 Amazon Gift Card. Not only will YOU receive a $25 Amazon Gift Card but the NEW MEMBER will also receive a $25 Amazon Gift Card! Check out the Requirements and start referring today!
NACBA Membership Promotion!
Renew your membership this month and be entered to win a copy of NCLC Consumer Bankruptcy Law and Practice Volume I & II, Eleventh Edition (Value $130). Two winners, will be selected at random each month