Sen. Warren

Bankruptcy News Briefs 9/28

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Monday’s News…

The Inside Story of the CFPB’s Battle Over Auto Lending

Consumer Reporting Agencies’ Reforms Start to Take Shape

Consumers Report Improvement in Overall Financial Situations

Identity Thieves Posing as Debt Collectors Cause Uptick in Scams in Ohio

Elizabeth Warren, Russ Feingold talk student debt at UW-Madison

Ohio fees for debt collection questioned

House Financial Services Committee Holds Hearing on Legislation to Reform the CFPB

NACBA Events Educate

October is shaping up to be a month of events that you won’t want to miss. Check out the schedule:

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Family Law and Bankruptcy Webinar
Wednesday, October 7th 2015,
3:00 pm EST, 12:00 pm PST
$25 NACBA Members
$75 Non-Members
Register Here

Join Ian M. Falcone a Senior Attorney with more than 20 years of legal experience with The Falcone Law Firm, P.C.  as he addresses the relevant topics that you need to know about family law and bankruptcy.

Student Loans in Bankruptcy Virtual Fall Workshop
October 22-23rd 2015
12:00 PM Eastern to 3:00 PM Eastern
$199.00 NACBA Members
$349.00 Non-Members
Workshop Agenda

REGISTER HERE

In addition to the Welcome and Washington Brief update from United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), sessions will include instruction from the following prominent speakers:

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THE 24th ANNUAL NACBA CONVENTION 

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Save the date! Join us in San Francisco, CA May 19-22, 2016 at the Downtown Marriott Marquis for another dynamic NACBA Convention.

The Perks of Being a NACBA Member

NACBA is proud partner with Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., one of the world’s leading insurance brokerages and risk management firms. Check out the three different types of insurance they are offering:

  • Discovery Health Exchange
  • Sure Path Identity Theft
  • Lawyers Professional Liability and Business Insurance

Visit NACBA’s Membership Benefits section to learn more about each of these insurance and who you can contact to receive more information.

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It’s almost October, is this your renewal month? If so Renew Today!

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Bankruptcy News Briefs 9/23

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Catch Up On The News…

GSEs Struggle to Update Credit Scoring Models

CFPB Seeks to Improve Credit Access in Rural, Underserved Areas

Key Collection Industry Lawsuits Tracking Ahead of Last Year

Mortgages Top Consumer Financial Product Complaints Since 2011

GAO Reviews Awareness and Participation in Ed’s Federal Loan Repayment Options

Iowa Senator Introduces Federal Student Loan Act

FTC Ruling Addresses Compliance with Fair Credit Reporting Act Furnisher Rule

Study Highlights Federal Student Loan Counseling Best Practices; Is There a Business Opportunity for Collectors?

FDCPA Litigation Totals Dropping But Still High; TCPA Unmoved in August

Don’t Miss These Upcoming  NACBA Events! Register Today!

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FAMILY LAW AND BANKRUPTCY
(LIVE) Wednesday, October 7, 2015 – 3:00 pm EST, 12:00 pm PST
$25 NACBA Members
$75 Non-Members
REGISTER HERE

More and more often, bankruptcy cases seem to involve issues of family law.  Join Ian M. Falcone a Senior Attorney with more than 20 years of legal experience with The Falcone Law Firm, P.C. as he addresses:

  • The forms typically used in a divorce case.
  • Basic topics addressed in a divorce case and the impact on a bankruptcy filing.
  • The automatic stay and its exceptions as they apply to family law matters.
  • Dischargeability of common debts in a family law case.
  • The importance of choosing the right bankruptcy chapter.
  • How to determine whether a debt is for support or property division, and preference concerns after a divorce.

Read Ian’s blog at http://falconefirm.blogspot.com

Register for the “Student Loans In Bankruptcy,” Fall Virtual  Workshop

“Welcome & Brief Washington Update” provided by United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)

Student Loans may be one of the most relevant and hottest topics facing consumer bankruptcy lawyers. From evaluating non-bankruptcy options, to litigating undue hardship, to dealing with private student loans, to making use of Chapter 13 relief, and identifying ways to be compensated for your services, this two-day intense virtual workshop will cover it all.

Life is busy so NACBA meets you where your are…wherever that may be because our virtual workshop affords you the convenience to watch in your home, the office or on the go. This is awesome because you won’t want to miss the  Welcome & Brief Washington Update” provided by United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), along with a host of other prominent speakers.

Register Today!

Here are the details:

Date: October 22-23rd 2015

Time:
12:00 PM Eastern to 3:00 PM Eastern
11:00 AM Central to 2:00 PM Central
10:00 AM Mountain to 1:00 PM Mountain
9:00 AM Pacific to 12:00 PM Pacific

Cost:
$199.00 NACBA Members
$349.00 Non-Members

This is a workshop for the records just read the Agenda

The Perks of Being A NACBA Member

When you become a NACBA member you make a personal investment in your professional development. Coupled with that investment you receive a robust benefit package. NACBA is excited to offer new benefits that only add additional value to your membership. Make sure you know your benefits as a NACBA Member visit Membership Benefits today.

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Join NACBA and take advantage of the networking, education and resources NACBA offers!

Bankruptcy News Briefs 6/19

CFPB Takes Action Against Medical Debt Collector, Largely For Lack of Policies and Procedures

Banks Handed Defeat on Robo-Calling Rules

Federal Communications Commission Approves Ruling on the Telephone Consumer Protection Act

Elizabeth Warren Intervenes in Search for New York Financial Regulator

The Ayes Have It” — FCC Passes Declaratory Ruling on Portions of the TCPA

6/18/2015: FCC’s Post-TCPA Decision Press Release

CFPB Finds 90 Percent Rejection Rate For Student Loan co-Signers Seeking Release

Access Playback NACBA to Listen to the Session from the 23rd Annual Convention 

 Are You A Member of NACBA? Register for the Effective (And Ethical) Online Marketing For Law Firms Webinar on August 26th 2015.

Not a Member of NACBA and Want to Take Advantage of Webinars, Resources, Networking and More? Join Today!

 

Why ‪#‎NACBACHI‬? FREE: 2015 COLLIER PORTABLE eBOOK ($245 value)

Why ‪#‎NACBACHI‬? FREE FOR NACBA MEMBERS: 2015 COLLIER PORTABLE eBOOK ($245 value)

collierCourtesy of NACBA & LexisNexis®, all attendees at the upcoming 23rd Annual Convention, April 23-26, 2015 in Chicago IL will receive the 2015 Collier Portable eBook. This edition gives you mobile access to the full text of the Code and Rules in one handy source. Convention attendees need to simply stop by the LexisNexis Booth to receive a redeemable coupon voucher for the complimentary eBook. This ebook is traditionally sold for $245, however, will be FREE for #NACBACHI attendees!

Still not convinced you should attend this year’s NACBA Convention, allow us to present the evidence:

FREE 2015 Collier Portable eBook ($245 value)

FREE Taxes in Bankruptcy webinar & materials ($249 member value)

FREE copies of Bankruptcies and Money Disasters of the Rich and Famous (formerly “They Went Broke”) for not only attorneys but also clients. (Up to 12 copies per attendee. $12.95 per book value = $155.40)

FREE Convention Audio & Presentation Materials to ALL Registrants. In the past, attendees would have to reach deeper into their pockets and purchase audio-only files for hundreds of dollars if they wanted to revisit any convention session. Not for this convention! ALL registered attendees will receive online access for three (3) months to review all AudioPoint™ recorded presentation files at no additional charge or registration price increase. (2014 NACBANYC = cost $447 for complete set of CD audio files).

President’s Discount of $100. Missed the early bird discount? No problem. Per recent message from NACBA President Ed Boltz regarding recent developments in Student Loans and Chapter 13, he has personally offered a $100 discount off the current registration price of $795. You must email or fax your registration to NACBA and use code IDR695. This discount expires March 31, 2015.

– Included with your registration, CLE Credits. Up to 15 credits may be offered (depending on your state) including the often sought after Ethics credit.

$245 Collier eBook
$249 Taxes in Bankruptcy
$447 AV Convention Materials
$155 Bankruptcies Rich & Famous (12 copies)
Total Value: $1096

Current Registration Rate: $795
Apply President’s Discount IDR695 via email or fax of $100
Register Now: $695
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Bankruptcy Briefs 2/18

Debtor Brief Filed in SCt Chapter 7 Lien Strip Case

Inside the House of Cards: A Frank Look At All Things Washington, Rules, Advocacy & Amicus Efforts

An Inside Look at ‘The Student Loan Landscape’

Congressman Reintroduces Legislation to Add Inspector General at CFPB

Lewd yoga dentist filed for bankruptcy

Pensions may not be sacrosanct in bankruptcy

Embattled bankruptcy lawyer agrees to disbarment

Should I File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

5 Signs It’s Time to File for Bankruptcy

Registration for NACBA’s 23rd Annual Convention Now Open

Renew Your NACBA Membership

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Bankruptcy Briefs 1/28

NACBA Weighs in on Sternberg Issue

FCC Robocall Initiatives Put Business, Advocacy Groups at Odds

Obituary: Judge Randy D. Doub, Bankruptcy Judge Eastern District of North Carolina

CFPB’s 2014 Debt Collection Complaints by the Numbers

Sen. Sherrod Brown Announces Senate Banking Subcommittee Leadership

How Student Debt Harms the Economy

Ex-Pinole cop gets jail time for bankruptcy fraud in elder abuse case

Registration for NACBA’s 23rd Annual Convention Now Open

Renew Your NACBA Membership

Join the only national organization dedicated to serving the needs of consumer bankruptcy attorneys and protecting the rights of consumer debtors in bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Briefs 10/30

Economy zooms forward in Q3, passing forecasts

Municipal Judge Files For Bankruptcy

Cancellation of debt exclusions – 26 U.S.C. § 108

Springfield man gets 10 months for bankruptcy fraud

Tennessee man charged with bankruptcy fraud

Small Town Deploys ‘Military-Style Maneuvers’ to Collect 75-Year-Old Man’s Debt

Schilling, three others, reach proposed settlement in federal bankruptcy

Yen Anxiety Rises as Tumble Sparks Bankruptcy Surge: Currencies

NACBA Members Receive 10% Discount off 2015 Convention Exhibitor Booths

NEW NACBA Logo for Members-Only – Update Your Website

Renew Your NACBA Membership

Join the only national organization dedicated to serving the needs of consumer bankruptcy attorneys and protecting the rights of consumer debtors in bankruptcy