Bankruptcy News Briefs 8/14

Kicking Off the Week With New Headlines…

Lawmakers Demand Plan for Action to End Operation Choke Point

Number of workers raiding retirement funds rises

Appeals Court Creates TCPA Compliance Rule: Honor the “Call Me Sometimes” Request

Wells Fargo Scandal Helps Consumer Advocates in CFPB Rule Fight

City Could Not Avoid Liability for Stay Violation by Invoking Sovereign Immunity Defense Based on State Law

Minnesota, Other States Reach Settlement Over Improper Debt Collection Practices

Debtor Stated Plausible Claims for Stay and Discharge Violations, Beating Servicers’ Motion to Dismiss, Where Servicers’ Notices Claimed “Action Required” and that “Delinquency” Existed

Court Awarded No Damages to Debtor for Willful Stay Violation Since Debtor Failed to Mitigate Damages

How More Americans Are Getting a Perfect Credit Score

You Owe IRS Taxes: What Do You Do? (Part 1)

Unfiled Tax Returns: What Do You Do? (Part 2)

Consumer debt is at a record high. Haven’t we learned?

NACBA Webinars!



LinkedIn for Lawyers: 10 Steps to Unlock the Power of Social Media
Date: Thursday, August 24th, 3:00 PM Eastern to 4:00 PM Eastern
Presented by: Stephen Fairley, Founder and CEO of The Rainmaker Institute
Cost: NACBA Member Benefit, No Cost
Register: HERE

Renew Your Membership  For a Chance to Win This Great Resource!

It’s a new month and that means when you renew your membership in July you are automatically 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.

Hot Off the Press! Read the Summer Edition of the Consumer Bankruptcy Journal!







Introduce a New Member to NACBA & 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!

Exciting Upcoming Events!

Save the Date for the 2018 NACBA Annual Convention on April 19-22 at the Sheraton in Downtown Denver!

NACBA 2018 Cruise! Get ready to set sail on the Empress of the Sea on November 29th-December 3rd 2018! Visit Havana, Cuba and Nassau, Bahamas while learning with NACBA! Registration is open!


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