Bankruptcy Stay Violations

Bankruptcy News Briefs 6/19

New Week…New Headlines

U.S. House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice Holds Hearing to Examine Abusive TCPA Lawsuits

U.S. Department of Education Announces Plan to Improve Student Loan Regulations

Consumers’ Financial Expectations Worsen Somewhat in May

What You Should Know About “Standing” Since Spokeo

First Circuit Rules that Bankruptcy Court “Retention of Jurisdiction” Provisions Not Enough to Establish Jurisdiction

Subject Matter Jurisdiction and Abstention in Legal Malpractice actions brought by a Bankruptcy Debtor – Part 1

THE U.S. ECONOMY IN A (POST?) DODD-FRANK NATION

Dodd-Frank under fire

Where Creditor Released Garnishment within One Week of Learning of Bankruptcy, Debtor Did Not Have a Case Under §362(k) for Stay Violation

Debtor who Failed to Disclose Material Information in his Schedules and Statements Did Not Meet Marrama’s “Lack of Bad Faith” Requirement to Convert to Chapter 13

Debtor who Fails to Make Direct Payments to Secured Creditor under “Cure and Maintain” Plan is Not Entitled to a Discharge since they are “Payments Under the Plan”

Upcoming NACBA Webinar!

Don’t miss NACBA’s comprehensive webinar, “2017 Case Law Updates & Impact on Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys,Thursday, June 22nd from 3pm-4pm ET with Henry Sommer and Angela Littiwn. This webinar will discuss recent trends in bankruptcy case law, with analysis of cases decided by the Courts of Appeals and other appellate courts. Take a look at the cases they will be discussing and make sure you Register Today!

Cost is $25 for NACBA Members/$75 For NonMembers

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

Renew your membership in June to 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.

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!

PlayBack NACBA

Can you believe it’s been a month since the 2017 Convention? Was there a session you wanted to attend, but couldn’t? We understand! There were so many incredible sessions available and you can only be in one place at one time, but don’t fret! There is a way that you can relieve NACBA25 visit Playback NACBA and access your  3 Month Pass if you were an attendee!

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#NACBA25 Highlight!

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It’s Never to Early to Learn at #NACBA25!

 Register for the Pre- Convention Session: FDCPA Extreme!

Thursday, May 4th, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

FDCPA Extreme is a half day workshop that will help your bankruptcy practice add revenue, generate referrals and increase your client satisfaction. This comprehensive workshop will cover a number of topics including:

  • Fair debt collection practices act:
  • History and legislation
  • When FDCPA comes into play for your bankruptcy client,
  • Statute of limitations
  • Unlawful communications,
  • Bankruptcy stay violations,
  • FDCPA violations after bankruptcy
  • Protecting the claim,
  • Various remedies under FDCPA
  • Creating a systematic process so you can add these cases to your practice.

Rates for this pre-convention session is separate from Convention registration, however if you attend #NACBA25 there is a $100.00 savings! Register Today!

Join Our Speakers for this Informative Session!

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Jim Haller

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David J. Philipps

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Craig Shapiro

Learn more about #NABCA25 and don’t miss the Early Bird rate.