Bankruptcy News Briefs 10/3

It’s a Brand New Month with New Headlines…


ACA Submits Comments on CFPB’s Proposed Consumer Complaint Closing Survey

Federal Student Loan Default Rates Continue to Decline

When CFPB Finds Deception Regardless Of A Lender’s Intent

Do I have to make all my post-petition mortgage payments to my bank during a chapter 13 case to receive my discharge?

Education Dept. Is Sued Over Debt Collection From Former Corinthian Students

Financial protection bureau concerned by some student loan servicers’ practices

Judge throws out three FDIC lawsuits over soured mortgage debt

Company allegedly targeting troops must provide $96 million in debt relief

Massachusetts Consumer Advocates Fight Debt Collectors

Upcoming NACBA Events

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NACBA’s 2016 Fall Workshop is Only Days Away!

Pack your bags and set sail for the 2016 NACBA Fall Workshop on October 6th-9th for stellar sessions, excellent presenters, CLE, networking and a little relaxation!  Get all the details and register today!

Save the Date for NACBA’s Silver Anniversary Annual Convention

2017 NACBA’s 25th Annual Convention
Thursday, May 4’th – Sunday, May 7’th, 2017
Orlando, Florida


Become a member of NACBA! Join today and take advantage of the benefits, networking opportunities and resources NACBA has to offer!

Bankruptcy News Briefs 8/13


Did You Know…

FCC Fines Marketer Nearly $3M for Robocall Violations

Regulator Wins Default Judgment; Company Ordered to Cease Collections

Data Brokers Charged in $7M Payday Loan Scam

CFPB, FDIC and OCC Issue Fines Against Citizens Bank

Serious Delinquency Rate for Single-Family Mortgages Reaches Record Low

Attorney Insight: The FCC’s TCPA Consent Order

Why the Debate Over College Costs Is About More Than College

Student loan debt hits $1.27 trillion, grows $3,055 every second

United States: What’s Next? Recent Actions Highlight CFPB’s Focus On Student Loans

Events That Educate

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Free Webinar for NACBA Members!

  • Are you struggling to establish a powerful online presence for your law firm?
  • Have a website that looks nice but doesn’t bring in new business for your firm?
  • Not sure what kind of web presence you need since you get all of your business through referrals?

Then you definitely want to Register for the Effective (And Ethical) Online Marketing  For Law Firms  Webinar, Wednesday, August 26, 2015  at 2:00 PM EST/11:00 AM PST. You’ll learn how to establish a comprehensive online presence that will increase your exposure, enhance your credibility and foster referrals while following the Rules of Professional Conduct.

Join Fred J. Cohen, JD the founder and CEO of Amicus Creative Media  as he provides examples of effective websites, a list of concrete strategies to follow as well as common pitfalls to avoid.

NACBA’s 24th Annual Convention!

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Did you enjoy #NACBACHI? Then make sure you Save the Date for the 24th Annual NACBA Convention in San Francisco, May 19-22, 2016!

Membership Benefits That Add Value

Get Connected with NACBA’s Listserv

Do you want to connect with your peers? Pose bankruptcy questions and get real time responses ? As a NACBA member you have access to one of the most popular features of NACBA membership the NACBA Listserv. Participants enjoy the unparalleled ability to post both the easy and hard questions to some of the best consumer bankruptcy attorneys in the nation.

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