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Bankruptcy News Briefs 6/8

What’s Happening in the News Today?

U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling Discusses Financial CHOICE Act

Colorado Extends State FDCPA, Expanding the Act to Cover Debt Buyers

States Standing By to Fill ‘Imminent’ CFPB Enforcement Gap

CFPB: Consumer Finance Background Impacts How People Establish Credit Histories

Fifth Circuit Rejects Arguments to Expand Scope of Liability under the Equal Credit Opportunity Act

CFPB hits Fay Servicing with $1.15 million fine for illegal foreclosure practices

AGs Blast Financial CHOICE Act, Urge Congress To Reject Proposed Bill

Since Creditor’s Lien Could Not Impair Debtor’s Homestead Exemption, the Court Denied his Motion to Avoid Judicial Lien

Jury imposes $25 million in civil penalties against Houston debt buyer

Former Corinthian College Students Await Loan Relief: U.S. States

How the Financial Choice Act Hurts Americans

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Bankruptcy News Briefs 6/7

Midweek Headlines…

Office of Inspector General Identifies Weaknesses in CFPB’s Handling of Confidential Investigative Information

Bankr SD Fla: Debtor May Claim Head of Family Exemption to Garnishment Notwithstanding her Failure to Claim Exemption in State Court Action

Bankruptcy Filings Show Uptick in May

Court Sides With Collector on Out-of-Stat Disclosure

Report: Financial CHOICE Act Would Harm Servicemembers

U.S. House to vote on bill that would eliminate proposed predatory loan protections

CFPB Snapshot: Prepaid Complaints from Older Consumers Increase but Drop Overall

Kansas announces debt collection ban for a deceptive practices

Arizona PIRG Releases Report On Debt Collection Abuses CFPB Receives

Household Borrowing, Consumer Debt, Reaches Record $12.73 Trillion

Betsy DeVos: Student loan debt is ‘of grave concern’

Judge Denies Motion to Dismiss in Case Filed by CFPB Against Debt Relief Attorneys

A ‘great debt unwind’ has begun

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Bankruptcy News Briefs 6/6

What’s News Is Making Headlines Today? Take a Look…

Right to Dismiss Prevails Over Motion to Convert

Collection Letter That Failed to State Interest or Fees No Longer Accruing Does Not Violate FDCPA

Bank Violated the Automatic Stay by Sending Statements to Debtors to Persuade them to Make Payments on Scheduled Debts

“Ringless Voicemail” Petition at FCC: Another Factor to Consider in TCPA Compliance

Are Significant Changes To Class Actions On The Horizon? – Part One

U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer Reintroduces Legislation to Stop Operation Choke Point

Trump’s America Is Facing a $13 Trillion Consumer Debt Hangover

First-time Foreclosure Starts Hit All-time Low

CFPB Wins a Battle in Ocwen Case

May Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Rise 5% Y/Y; Chapter 11 Filings Dip 8%

Spotlight on Alabama: New Law Extends Creditor Protections for Certain Retirement Account Assets in Alabama

Policy changes are altering student debt landscape

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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.

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Bankruptcy News Briefs 6/1

Welcome to a New Month With New Headlines…

What Can Healthcare Providers Learn from a Student Loan TCPA Case?

Personal Attacks on Trustee Not Sanctionable – But Not Helpful Either

Court Finds M&T Bank in Contempt for Violating Discharge by Failing to Properly Credit Mortgage Payments Made under Confirmed Plan

Older Americans Lodge Reverse Mortgage Complaints with CFPB

U.S. consumer financial watchdog’s chief makes case for embattled agency

Abusive debt collector gets 78 months in prison

Appeals court rules in favor of ReconTrust in debt collection case

Third-party debt collectors might now call on behalf of IRS

N.J. judge tosses debt collection lawsuit over time-barred debt

New York-Based Debt Collector Banned from Doing Business in Kansas

Consumer accuses debt collector of invasion of privacy

What if the Treasury Dept. Handled Student Loans?

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Building a 7-Figure Lifestyle Law Firm: Moving from a Busiess Operator to a Business Owner
Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017, 3:00 PM Eastern to 4:00 PM Eastern
Presented by: Stephen Fairley, The Rainmaker Institute
Cost: No Fee – NACBA Member Benefit

There are 3 stages every law firm goes through to break the 7-figure barrier. At each stage there are different challenges that must be faced and overcome to grow to the next level. Since 1999, The Rainmaker Institute has trained over 18,000 attorneys and helped hundreds of their clients break 7-figures. If you’ve struggled to scale to a million dollars or more in your law firm you need to attend and discover:

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  • How to go from being an business operator to a business owner
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  • Specific steps you must take to build a lifestyle law firm that provides the income you want to enjoy the life you want

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Bankruptcy News Briefs 5/31

Emotional Overcharge

Fed Report Analyzes Debt Collection and Access to Credit

Congressional Critics Gunning For Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Disappearing bankruptcies could start new wave of homebuying

CFPB: Incorrect Representations Regarding Debt Amounts are Actionable, Even if Made to a Consumer’s Lawyer

Experts Call GOP Plan to Undo Dodd-Frank ‘Grave Mistake’

America’s Shifting Debt Dilemma

Sen. Hassan co-sponsors bill to help relieve student debt under bankruptcy

Dodd-Frank Replacement Bill Gives ‘Free Pass’ To Payday Lenders

Don’t Miss Thursday’s Webinar! Learn How Your Firm Can Break The 7 Figure Barrier !

Building a 7-Figure Lifestyle Law Firm: Moving from a Busiess Operator to a Business Owner
Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017, 3:00 PM Eastern to 4:00 PM Eastern
Presented by: Stephen Fairley, The Rainmaker Institute
Cost: No Fee – NACBA Member Benefit

There are 3 stages every law firm goes through to break the 7-figure barrier. At each stage there are different challenges that must be faced and overcome to grow to the next level. Since 1999, The Rainmaker Institute has trained over 18,000 attorneys and helped hundreds of their clients break 7-figures. If you’ve struggled to scale to a million dollars or more in your law firm you need to attend and discover:

  • What are the 5 key challenges you must face to grow to the next level
  • How to go from being an business operator to a business owner
  • The 10 major parts of every successful law firm
  • Specific steps you must take to build a lifestyle law firm that provides the income you want to enjoy the life you want

Don’t miss this informative webinar! Register HERE

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!

Last Day to Renew Your Membership in May For a Chance to Win This Great Resource!

Only a few days left to renew your membership in May 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.

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Bankruptcy News Briefs 5/30

After A Long Weekend, Catch Up on the News…

Debt Collection Complaints and Consumer Litigation Filings Drop in April

CFPB’s Office of Servicemember Affairs Releases Annual Report on Service Members, Veterans and their Families

FDCPA and Discharge Injunction Not Incompatible

46-Year-Old Debtor Who Earned $111,000 Per Year Failed All 3 Prongs of Brunner Test, Even with Expenses Related to Disabled Spouse

From the Web: White House Budget Includes Savings from Changes to Dodd-Frank

TCPA Is Not Dead Yet – Court Trebles Eight Figure TCPA Award While World Awaits ACA Decision

47 -Year-Old Debtor Earning $63,000 Per Year who Contributed to Retirement Account Failed First Prong of Brunner Test and Could Not Discharge Student Loans

The CFPB Wants Data On Small Business Loans. Bankers Are Outraged

As Americans take on more debt, some pockets of concern

US Banks Fear Subprime Bubble in $1.2 Trillion Auto Loans Market

Learn How Your Firm Can Break The 7 Figure Barrier in June’s Upcoming Webinar!

Building a 7-Figure Lifestyle Law Firm: Moving from a Busiess Operator to a Business Owner
Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017, 3:00 PM Eastern to 4:00 PM Eastern
Presented by: Stephen Fairley, The Rainmaker Institute
Cost: No Fee – NACBA Member Benefit

There are 3 stages every law firm goes through to break the 7-figure barrier. At each stage there are different challenges that must be faced and overcome to grow to the next level. Since 1999, The Rainmaker Institute has trained over 18,000 attorneys and helped hundreds of their clients break 7-figures. If you’ve struggled to scale to a million dollars or more in your law firm you need to attend and discover:

  • What are the 5 key challenges you must face to grow to the next level
  • How to go from being an business operator to a business owner
  • The 10 major parts of every successful law firm
  • Specific steps you must take to build a lifestyle law firm that provides the income you want to enjoy the life you want

Don’t miss this informative webinar! Register HERE

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!

Renew Your Membership in May to Enter This Awesome Giveaway!

Only a few days left to renew your membership in May 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.

PlayBack NACBA

Do you wish you could experience the 2017 Convention all over again, is 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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Bankruptcy News Briefs 5/26

Headlines Leading Into  The Weekend! 

Full Panel D.C. Circuit Court Holds Oral Argument In Appeal Over Constitutionality of CFPB

Supreme Court Debt Collection Ruling Problematic, Attorneys Say

Judge Jaroslovsky: Debtors’ Attorneys Are Not Prohibited from Getting Fees When Chapter 13 Case is Dismissed Prior to Completion

Ocwen Fined for Violating Bankruptcy Injunction

Feds Shut Down Alleged Scam Promising Student Loan Relief & Forgiveness

Some Temporary Bankruptcy Judgeships to Expire May 25

Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Don’t Bet on It

GOP threatens to subpoena Education Dept. official who quit

Why Trump’s Education Plan Will Make Student Debt Crisis Worse

Learn How Your Firm Can Break The 7 Figure Barrier in June’s Upcoming Webinar!

Building a 7-Figure Lifestyle Law Firm: Moving from a Busiess Operator to a Business Owner
Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017, 3:00 PM Eastern to 4:00 PM Eastern
Presented by: Stephen Fairley, The Rainmaker Institute
Cost: No Fee – NACBA Member Benefit

There are 3 stages every law firm goes through to break the 7-figure barrier. At each stage there are different challenges that must be faced and overcome to grow to the next level. Since 1999, The Rainmaker Institute has trained over 18,000 attorneys and helped hundreds of their clients break 7-figures. If you’ve struggled to scale to a million dollars or more in your law firm you need to attend and discover:

  • What are the 5 key challenges you must face to grow to the next level
  • How to go from being an business operator to a business owner
  • The 10 major parts of every successful law firm
  • Specific steps you must take to build a lifestyle law firm that provides the income you want to enjoy the life you want

Don’t miss this informative webinar! Register HERE

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!

Renew Your Membership in May to Enter This Awesome Giveaway!

Renew your membership in May 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.

PlayBack NACBA

Do you wish you could experience the 2017 Convention all over again, is 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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