Tag Archives: FDCPA

When Does the FDCPA Apply? | What Types of Debt Are Subject to the FDCPA?

In this article we answer the questions, “who is required to follow the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act?” and “what types of debt are subject to the FDCPA?” Read more detail on Recent Estate Planning posts –

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What Are the Rules for Debt Collectors Under the FDCPA?

In this article we explain rules that debt collectors are required to follow under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. We’ll answer the following questions: Read more detail on Recent Family Law posts –

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CFPB Issues FDCPA Proposed Rule: A Detailed Overview

On May 7, 2019, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a much anticipated proposed rule  regarding the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). The proposed rule marks a momentous development for debt collection and the accounts receivable management industry generally. Before … Continue reading

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FDCPA Plaintiff Lacks Standing to Bring Class Action for Validation Letter

In Pozzuolo v. Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently dismissed the named plaintiff of a putative class action for lack of standing to bring suit. Pozzuolo sought to represent a class of individuals who received validation … Continue reading

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FDCPA and Suing the Wrong Person: Smith v. Moss Law Firm, P.C. (USDC SD Tex. 2019)

INDIVIDUAL WHO IS DUNNED OR SUED BUT DOES NOT OWE THE DEBT CAN HAVE STANDING TO BRING  UNFAIR COLLECTION CLAIM UNDER FAIR DEBT COLLECTION STATUTES Motion to dismiss in FDCPA action brought by non-debtor against prominent Texas debt collection attorney Michael … Continue reading

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