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BAP: Bankruptcy Court Did Not Err in Sanctioning Ocwen $119,000 for Willful Discharge Violation but Did Err by Holding that it Lacked Authority to Award Punitive Damages
Total Bankruptcy Filings Increase in November
Minimum Percentage Paid to Unsecured Creditors is Not a Factor in Determining Reasonable of Chapter 13 Counsel’s Fees
FTC Issues Reminder to Consumers on Stopping Robocalls as Legitimate Businesses Calls Continue to Get Improperly Blocked and Labeled
Traffic Fines Not Given Priority in Chapter 13
Fourth Circuit Side-Steps Retirement Contribution Issue
Education Department Rolls Back Relief to Defrauded Corinthian Colleges Students
New Bankruptcy Rules that Creditors Need to Know and Follow
Banking Lobbyists Back FCC Petition to Shield Companies from Penalties for Text Messaging Consumers
CFPB’s Updated Timeframe for Debt Collection Rulemaking Unlikely as New CFPB Leadership Signals a Stall
Tax Sale Can be Redeemed Through Chapter 13 Plan
FDCPA Caselaw Review for November 2017
Northern District of NY Agrees with Debt Collector: Pre-Judgment Interest Does Not Trigger Avila Disclosure Requirements
E.D.N.Y. Rips Into Plaintiffs’ Bar on Reverse Avila Claims
The conflict over the CFPB and what it means for the future
Under New Leadership, CFPB Withdraws Proposed Debt Collection Disclosure Survey
What 2017 meant for student loan borrowers
Student Loan Debt Is The Gift That Keeps Giving
Bankruptcy Court Lacked Power to Issue Punitive Sanctions
Who’s Ready for the 2018 NACBA Annual Convention!
Visit the Annual Convention site for the updated schedule, speakers, pre-convention sessions and more! In a blink of an eye, April will arrive! Register today and get savings with the Early Bird Rate!
Kick Off the New Year with A New Webinar!
Stump the Chumps!
Date: Thursday, January 11, 2018
Time: 11:30 AM Eastern / 8:30 AM Pacific (60 Minutes)
Cost: $25 Members / $75 Non-Members
Presenters: James J. Haller, John C. Colwell, Ed Boltz, Gene Melchionne and Henry Sommer
Remember to Renew Your NACBA Membership for 2018!